California Employment Law

Have California employment law questions? Ask a lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related California Employment Law Questions
I am flight attendant who is challenging my employers
I am flight attendant who is challenging my employers (UNITED AIRLINES) Random process for DOT/FAA Random Drug and alcohol testing. I was tested on 2//14/21 Tomorrow I have a termination hearing after… read more
KellenC46
KellenC46
AVP Legal & Compliance / Attorney
Juris Doctorate
1,191 satisfied customers
I need information regarding Payroll, Worker's Comp and
I need information regarding Payroll, Worker's Comp and Subcontractors. We are in the trucking industry. Specifically, Payroll, DOT Laws, Workers Comp (do we need it or not). We want the rules and reg… read more
Morgan-ESQ
Morgan-ESQ
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,656 satisfied customers
I'm looking to start a truck driving school and was wondering
I'm looking to start a truck driving school and was wondering if a truck driving instructor would fall under state or federal laws regarding overtime or not. It is very hard to understand. I don't kno… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,285 satisfied customers
, I live in California and was recently offered a job
Hello, I live in California and was recently offered a job at a Fortune 500 company. They had advised that next steps are to run a background check through a Background Agency and a Pre-Employment dru… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
13,282 satisfied customers
My husband is a tow truck driver in California. He is paid
My husband is a tow truck driver in California. He is paid strictly commission (without a base pay so 'no tow, no pay'). He is scheduled on-call 120 hours per week. During his on-call time he has a re… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
I just took a pr-employment drug screen and was called by the
I just took a pr-employment drug screen and was called by the MRO's nurse who asked if I had prescription's for Adderall and Morphine, which I told her yes I do. She asked me to bring in the Rx's, whi… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
13,282 satisfied customers
I have worked for two employers, both DOT commercial carriers,
I have worked for two employers, both DOT commercial carriers, one all trucks the other mostly buses, and each had different interpretations of DOT Title 49 - Part 40 regulations regarding drug testin… read more
A.J.
A.J.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,896 satisfied customers
Thank you for you early morning answer in this time zone.
Thank you for you early morning answer in this time zone. I responded in the chat box to get a dialogue going. I set up the ideal drug-testing, policy, education, and rehabilitation program in complia… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
Hi Joseph, I was writing on the Just Answer site when I got
Hi Joseph, I was writing on the Just Answer site when I got a notice popup that you needed more info from me, but when I tried to find your reply - request I could not. Did you reply this morning? I u… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
Thanks for any light you can shed on this case, which is an
Thanks for any light you can shed on this case, which is an unusual one, thus the problem finding a lawyer with any experience in this area. What type of cases have you represented that have elements … read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
Instead of scrolling through all the dialogue about my case
Instead of scrolling through all the dialogue about my case to continue the discussion and risk the glitch that happened last time where I lost a lot of writing--I'll start over here and get to the cr… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
What if I have a major disagreement with a substance abuse
What if I have a major disagreement with a substance abuse professional assigned to me by my employer through my union? According to DOT Title 49 - Part 40 regulations I was not allowed to get a secon… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
I am a California resident, terminated for a DOT Random drug
I am a California resident, terminated for a DOT Random drug screen. I requested a copy of the lab results with numerical, qualitative data from the MRO my employer selected. The MRO Rep told me I had… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
I need advice regarding DOT TITLE 49-SECTION 40- DRUG TESTING
I need advice regarding DOT TITLE 49-SECTION 40- DRUG TESTING IN THE WORKPLACE and a violation by my employer and SAP.… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
I work for a trucking company in California. My immediate manager
I work for a trucking company in California. My immediate manager has a husband who is a owner operator who also works for the company. I have recently noticed since beginning of the year, that my dis… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
My problem is complex and convoluted. It will take a bit to
My problem is complex and convoluted. It will take a bit to fully explain it. I am an RN in California. In 2000 I was working at a hospital. I took care of a 16 year old boy who was admitted for unexp… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
I had a random drug test at work and it came back positive
I had a random drug test at work and it came back positive for thc. So i was suspened and had to do counseling/rehab. I completed all that i was asked to do. My SAP counselor told me to have a drug te… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
13,282 satisfied customers
Is it legal to deny employment to a commercial truck driver
Is it legal to deny employment to a commercial truck driver based on the fact that he had a previous back injury for which he takes legally prescribed narcotic pain killers, but not while working? In … read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
13,282 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

1,285 satisfied customers

I have 30 years of experience in the practice of law, including employment law and discrimination law.

melissamesq

melissamesq

Attorney

367 satisfied customers

dasdasd

Brandon, Esq.

Brandon, Esq.

Lawyer

348 satisfied customers

Has received a certificate of recognition from the California State Senate for his outstanding legal service.

Ben S.

Ben S.

Attorney; Doctoral Degree

201 satisfied customers

Employment Law Attorney (California)

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

185 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

legalg

legalg

Other

135 satisfied customers

General Practitioner. Research Attorney

Jean C

Jean C

Lawyer

58 satisfied customers

Attorney at self

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x