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If my employer decides to change the scheduled work days,

If my employer decides to change the scheduled work days, and I cant change with it forcing me to return to a different shift (from 3rd to 1st), is my employer obligated to keep my pay differential? or is that just going to be pay that I loose?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: ColoradoJA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?Customer: At will, full time, none union. I've been there for 8 yearsJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: not that I can think of at the moment

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My daughter works at goodwill and they lowered her hourly

my daughter works at goodwill and they lowered her hourly wage after doing a time study, is this legalJA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CA. Oceanside CAJA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?Customer: At Will I believeJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Yes she is now expected to work at a rate of 43% of minimum wage.

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I have Hashimotos thyroiditis & gave my employer a list of

I have Hashimotos thyroiditis & gave my employer a list of symptoms that can occur. I used an FMLA day because I had a cough, fever, & couldn't swallow. The ER MD said I had viral laryngitis & viral sinusitis. When I returned to work my supervisor said that my illness wasn't listed on my FMLA paperwork and gave me sick leave. I only had 4hours & the rest was leave without pay for 8hrs. I tried to show her that LloydJA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: PHX, AZ , I work for the government.JA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?Customer: Full time, at will & unionJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Yes I tried to show my boss that laryngitis is related to thyroiditis. I went to my doctor and he diagnosed me with b Bronchitis & pneumonia which is kind

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Can an employer offer a terminated employee their old

can an employer offer a terminated employee their old position back to keep them from continue paying their unemployement benefits in COLO?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: ColoradoJA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?Customer: at willJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: can the employer threatened the terminated employee with their unemployment benefits

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How much will this cost? my question for employment law what

how much will this cost?my question for employment law what does the following mean? It is taken from (in Illinois)employee handbook about disability leaves of absenceIn granting such leave the agency shall apply the following standards: 1) A substantial portion of regularly assigned duties shall be those duties or responsibilities normally performed by the employee which constitute a significant portion of the employee's time or which constitute the differentiating factors which identify that particular position from other positions, provided the balance of duties can be reassigned by the agency;

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Just curious. My father worked at LOF glass for 15 years. He

Just curious . My father worked at LOF glass for 15 years . He was vested. He died at age 44 . My Mother died at age 61. My only Sibling died in 2015. I f my father was vested in his plan. Did the money that had accrued just disappear. This would be old . He lost that job in 1979. I had never thought about it until I was talking to a friend last night at work. I just took it for granted all is goneJA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Yes It was in California.JA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?Customer: It was Union .JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Yes . He worked there from 1964 to 1979. He was fired . He was still vested , and his pension would have been frozen .

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Can an employer put in your contract that you will never

Can an employer put in your contract that you will never miss a day of work or you will be terminated?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: VirginiaJA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?Customer: part time, hours 11 am - 3 pm, M-FJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I have had to be out for personal illness and family illness. At first, everyone was willing to help me in getting work done. I signed a new contract a month ago. Now they want to change it with the stipulation that I cannot miss work for any reason.

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Can some one get fired for information the company already

Can some one get fired for information the company already knew. Already attending classes, bad had writting, ext?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: IlliniosJA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?Customer: At willJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Company already knew about it before hand

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I've qualified for unemployment and am almost about to start

Hi, I've qualified for unemployment and am almost about to start filing claims. I'm also about to take a trip—not a vacation, but sort of a working/investigative trip. I'll be doing some of my sideline business (photography) but I'm not sure I'll make any money from that. There is a clause in my UC paperwork about being able to accept work and that you can't be on vacation etc. I will feasibly be able to accept work at any time. Would they have any reason to deny my claims?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: PennsylvaniaJA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?Customer: I was a full time employee that was laid off because my department was cutJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I think that's everything How much is the total cost?

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