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If I notified my employer that I have to have a surgery, and

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If I notified my employer that I have to have a surgery, and the pre-op appt is scheduled the day before and the employer threatens that if i leave to attend the pre-op appt that she will charge me with job abandonment. Do I attend work do I call in sick?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: California Employment Law
Expert:  Patrick, Esq. replied 4 years ago.
Hello and thank you for entrusting me to answer your question. I am very sorry to hear that you are faced with this predicament at work.

Can you please tell me if your company employs 50 or more people? What is the underlying condition for which you are having surgery?

I very much look forward to assisting you regarding this matter.

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