How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dimitry K., Esq. Your Own Question
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq., Attorney
Category: Legal
Satisfied Customers: 41220
Experience:  Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.
Type Your Legal Question Here...
Dimitry K., Esq. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

my names dennice graham I work at a Walmart for 5years Im a

Resolved Question:

my names dennice graham I work at a Walmart for 5years Im a single parent with childern at home. walmart cut me from 40 hours to 16 hour because of the hours I can work I been full time for two years but been there for 5. WHAT CAN I do?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Dimitry K., Esq. replied 6 years ago.
Thank you for your question.

Unfortunately, unless the cutting of hours is based on some type of discrimination, the store is able to do so. You are considered an "at-will" employee, which means that you can be terminated, suspended, or your hours cut at any time, without cause. What you can do is try to negotiate a different schedule that be a compromise for you both, but otherwise the store is able to remove your hours.

I am sorry.

Edited by Dimitry Alexander Kaplun on 2/1/2010 at 2:03 AM EST
Dimitry K., Esq. and 4 other Legal Specialists are ready to help you

Related Legal Questions