Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Employment Law Questions
I've been working at a company for six months. My employer
I've been working at a company for six months. My employer has recently begun demanding that we all sign a non-compete clause or we will be terminated. I'm currently an hourly employee. During my pers… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,893 satisfied customers
I work for a company that currently doesn't have any clients
I work for a company that currently doesn't have any clients and I signed a non-compete agreement. If I leave the company, is the non-compete valid? … read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,893 satisfied customers
I have signed Non-Compete when i was with job title Senior
i have signed Non-Compete when i was with job title Senior System Engineer, now i am promoted to Technology Analyst and i didn't sign any non-compete policy. Is the old non-compete i signed can be enforced … read more
Bill Attorney
Bill Attorney
law
3,100 satisfied customers
I have a query regarding my offer letter. I have few questions: 1.
I have a query regarding my offer letter. I have few questions: 1. What kind of implications, if in future (after a year or later) I will plan to leave this employer (IT Consultant/ Recruiter) and sea… read more
A.J.
A.J.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,796 satisfied customers
I am a dentist who lectures internationally on a variety of
I am a dentist who lectures internationally on a variety of topics in dentistry. For over a decade I have served as a certified trainer for a national dental corporation training new owners in the use… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,334 satisfied customers
Question regarding Non-Compete law in Georgia. I was working
Question regarding Non-Compete law in Georgia. I was working for a company based in Florida. However, I work in Georgia for that company. I joined them on Oct 28, but didn't sign the agreement until 1… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,029 satisfied customers
an employee recently quit our company and went to a competitor
an employee recently quit our company and went to a competitor being run by another former employee. my goal is to include a liquidated damages clause in a new non-compete and non solicit agreement to… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,029 satisfied customers
My employer is saying that I have to sign a producer agreement
My employer is saying that I have to sign a producer agreement that has a 2 & 3 year non compete clause within a 20 mile radius of were I work now. It states that I can not work as an agent, broker, c… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
I am a CA resident working for a Minnesota company incorporated
I am a CA resident working for a Minnesota company incorporated in Delaware. Company wants to grant me stock in company but also sign a non-compete for 18 months. In the event of dispute, they want me… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
I have been employed at my company for 3 years and , all of
I have been employed at my company for 3 years and , all of a sudden they are forcing me to sign a non-compete contract in order to secure my employment. I specifically asked them when I interviewed f… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
21,074 satisfied customers
I have an employment law question regarding a non compete
I have an employment law question regarding a "non compete" clause in an offer for employment that I have received… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,334 satisfied customers
Is non-compete enforceable This is for NC employment law. Looking
Is non-compete enforceable? This is for NC employment law. Looking to take a new job and the non-disclosure agreement for the new company includes a non-compete clause. No employment contract or guara… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,334 satisfied customers
I have workled for an employer for going on 2 years the end
I have workled for an employer for going on 2 years the end of this month...I was hired as a mortgage processor for a direct lender for $10.00 an hour. Recently, when the employer thought one of his b… read more
Loren
Loren
35,899 satisfied customers
I was working for a non profit to organize a statewide collaborative
I was working for a non profit to organize a statewide collaborative initiative with 60 volunteers/organizations working on task forces. I was offered a "service agreement" with a 2 year noncompete cl… read more
Faye Lee
Faye Lee
JD and MBA and Masters of Law
1,416 satisfied customers
I worked for a CPA firm providing accounting services to charter
I worked for a CPA firm providing accounting services to charter schools. The firm informed me that they were no longer continuing in this business. They wanted to "sell" me to another firm. If I don'… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
381 satisfied customers
My Employment Agreement includeed a Covenant Against Competition&qu
My "Employment Agreement" includeed a "Covenant Against Competition" clause. We had to sign this agreement as a condition of our employment. I was just laid off from my employer due to the economy (th… read more
Loren
Loren
35,899 satisfied customers
I work as a business consultant for Business link. I have
I work as a business consultant for Business link. I have two engineers working for a fire company who are employed to fit service and maintain fire alarms. Due to the uncertainty of future and curren… read more
Joseph Scott
Joseph Scott
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
172 satisfied customers
Worked for a Texas company in the state of Georgia, signed
Worked for a Texas company in the state of Georgia, signed a non-compete agreement then after 4 years I left and the company is attempting to enforce the non-compete agreement. The agreement is vague … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,980 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

13,334 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

21,074 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney with 29 yrs. exp in Employment Law

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Lawyer

12,478 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping employers and employees.

JB Umphrey

JB Umphrey

Lawyer

6,273 satisfied customers

Assisting employees and employers for over 14 years.

John

John

Employment Lawyer

4,029 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

3,007 satisfied customers

I provide employment and discrimination law advice in my own practice.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

2,893 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice 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