Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
I had short term & term disability through my employer &
I had short term & long term disability through my employer & file a short term disability claim about 5-16-2018 and also file SSDI claim in 6-29-2018; both claims were for chronic pain and bipolar di… read more
Judge Bill K ret.
Judge Bill K ret.
retired
Doctoral Degree
1,521 satisfied customers
My father has been on comp for almost one year due to back
My father has been on comp for almost one year due to back pain. It turns out he has degenerative disks and bulging caused by his job as a hilo driver. The entire year they have only given him partial… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
132,660 satisfied customers
, I am a teacher who has a chronic health condition.
Hi, I am a teacher who has a chronic health condition. I've taught in the same school district for almost 23 years, and the last three have been the toughest. Two school years ago, I had to go out on … read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,293 satisfied customers
I called off of work 1 day for FMLA. I have intermittent FMLA
I called off of work 1 day for FMLA. I have intermittent FMLA for a chronic condition (Rheumatoid Arthritis). My supervisor told me that I would have to have a Doctors note to cover that day off and t… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,293 satisfied customers
My doctor has approved me to come in late after a bad night
My doctor has approved me to come in late after a bad night sleep due to chronic neck and back pain. 2-3 x a month . (Episodic) Section 6 of my FMLA recertification paperwork. It does not state a trea… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I started having severe back pain, about 5 weeks ago; ended
I started having severe back pain, about 5 weeks ago; ended up at the emergency room and subsequenly ct's and mri showed a bulging disc and a diagnosis of lumbar spinal degenerative disease; my doctor… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
39,442 satisfied customers
I have been diagnosed with degenerative disk disease, moderately
I have been diagnosed with degenerative disk disease, moderately severe facet arthropaphy, and chronic lower back pain. I have two doctors supporting this diagnosis and my need for long term disabilit… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Employment Lawyer
Post-Doctoral Degree
6,138 satisfied customers
I file FMLA papers for a back condition, my employer ignored
I file FMLA papers for a back condition, my employer ignored my other conditions and doctor letters. I brought the union in and they had me file updated FMLA with all conditions noted by the doctors i… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
Can the Postal Service deny or in anyway change or manipulate
Can the Postal Service deny or in anyway change or manipulate intermitted FMLA Leave when using earned entitlements such as sick leave or annual or lwop? PLease explain why or why not according to Law… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,235 satisfied customers
Hello, I work for a fairly large company. My 12 yr.
Hello, I work for a fairly large company. My 12 yr. old son has several disabilities. Autism,(which I dont know where to start with it), night terrors (which I have been up with him nights on end with… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
I was written up Apr 2009 for too many sick days. During HR
I was written up Apr 2009 for too many sick days. During HR investigation it was found that my immediate supervisor failed to inform me of my right to file FMLA for my chronic nervous system condition… read more
Law Answers
Law Answers
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,664 satisfied customers
Does Michigan offer short term disability I am a CNA and
Does Michigan offer short term disability? I am a CNA and work in home services, I have two bulging discs in my neck, bone spurs, arthritis, degenerative disc disease and nerve damage in my left arm, … read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
I have FLMA for my back (Spinal Stenosis). My doctor filled
I have FLMA for my back (Spinal Stenosis). My doctor filled out the form which states frequency up to 2 times per week for 12 month. My job only approved This FMLA is intermittent for from 11/20/2009 … read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
Hello, my question is. After my 90 day probation period at
Hello, my question is. After my 90 day probation period at a hospital where I am a Cardiac monitor tech here in VA. I started suffering with my sciatica nerve confirmed by two MRI's showing three bulg… read more
Employment Lawyer
Employment Lawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
311 satisfied customers
I have 4 sick days/year because I am a part-time employee.
I have 4 sick days/year because I am a part-time employee. I have gone over my limit. I am preparing for a meeting with my manager. I assume she will put me "in disciplinary," which I think is probati… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
132,660 satisfied customers
i was injured at work hurting my back and left knee i have
i was injured at work hurting my back and left knee i have been out of work since dec 18th /08. i just had a MRI done on my back there are some slight bulging in the l5-s1 area but they the insurance … read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
I am a teacher in Texas and fell at school during class. I
I am a teacher in Texas and fell at school during class. I injured my lower back and been having pain on my left leg. The doctor suggested an MRI since my pain got worse. The MRI showed that I have a … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
132,660 satisfied customers
I am an RN who was injured on the job 6/2, because I ...
I am an RN who was injured on the job 6/2, because I have an underlying medical condition of degenerative disc disease & prior surgery in 1997 lumber lami, which my employer was aware of, I was termin… read more
Lawgirl
Lawgirl
Founder
Doctoral Degree
4,606 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:

I must thank you all for such a positive and knowledgeable Expert in your Employment Law category. She has provided much relief and answers for me in the midst of dealing with a case. I am totally pleased with her customer service and care.

MildredWashington, DC

Excellent direction from Socrateaser to help me preserve and pursue my rights as a proud American who has become unemployed in this messed-up economic downfall. Thank you

Happy CustomerDenver, CO

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

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Allen M., Esq.

Allen M., Esq.

Employment Lawyer

13,841 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

12,729 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney with 29 yrs. exp in Employment Law

JB Umphrey

JB Umphrey

Lawyer

6,273 satisfied customers

Assisting employees and employers for over 14 years.

John

John

Employment Lawyer

4,293 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,526 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Ray

Ray

Employment lawyer

2,938 satisfied customers

30 years in Employment law

AttorneyTom

AttorneyTom

Lawyer

2,469 satisfied customers

Attorney

< 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