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 have been recently diagnosed with depression. I am currently
I have been recently diagnosed with depression. I am currently seeking treatment for that. My employer complains that I fail to demonstrate certain leadership skills in my job (even though, technicall… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,490 satisfied customers
I was recently terminated from a banking position. I was hired
I was recently terminated from a banking position. I was hired in June of 2011 and put in the banking center as Manager. I was to be put there to train with the outgoing asst mgr. My new asst was put … read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,007 satisfied customers
On October 26, I was told I was replaced in my leadership position
On October 26, I was told I was replaced in my leadership position (Sr Director level - part of the organizations leadership group) because the firm wanted to take a different direction. My manager (S… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,334 satisfied customers
I am a 59+ year old female terminated from Sears after 17+
I am a 59+ year old female terminated from Sears after 17+ years for job performance/lack of mgmt. skills.Up until current store mgr. started(approx. a year ago) I had great reviews and only 1 write u… read more
Attorney Arcadier
Attorney Arcadier
Managing Attorney Partner
Doctoral Degree
197 satisfied customers
I believe I may have a case against my current employer for
I believe I may have a case against my current employer for creating and perpetuating a caustic work environment. I am a Business Development Manager specializing in projects for the Air Force and Air… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
Dear Counselor, The purpose of this letter is to dispute
Dear Counselor, The purpose of this letter is to dispute the wrongful termination by my former employer Verizon Wireless effective August 12, 2011 and to provide a more detailed description of the rea… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
I am a 26 year employee at a hospital. I have been promoted
I am a 26 year employee at a hospital. I have been promoted from staff nurse to nurse manager and have had excellent performance appraisals everytime. I have been recognized with leadership award and … read more
Loren
Loren
36,850 satisfied customers
I am considered an employee at a company where I am an outside
I am considered an employee at a company where I am an outside sales person paid on commissions and bonuses only. When I was hired I was told my $2000 bonus monthly was really a salary. When I questio… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I was hired by the Peace Corps January 2011 as the regional
I was hired by the Peace Corps January 2011 as the regional manager of a Peace Corps office (FP 02 or GS14). They are proposing I be terminated indicating I gave them false information on the applicat… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I just recently won my Appeal to have my disqualification reversed
I just recently won my Appeal to have my disqualification reversed so that I can receive unemployment benefits. My ex-employer is now sending me, what I feel, are harassing text msgs on my phone. Addi… read more
Lady Themis
Lady Themis
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,646 satisfied customers
I was working in Calif for a major wireless carrier. I have
I was working in Calif for a major wireless carrier. I have worked for this carrier for 24 years and have 24yrs of steller performance apprasials. I have an excellent reputation in my company and the … read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,478 satisfied customers
Hello,My District Executive of the Bank I work for recently
Hello, My District Executive of the Bank I work for recently told me that I was being reassigned to another branch because of sales performance and the fact that I do not speak Spanish. I am of Africa… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
If a specialty physician at a large medical center has held
"If a specialty physician at a large medical center has held a position as director of a unit four plus years and has built up the service ( not without frustrations and disappointments) because of a … read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
i was recently let go from my position as Network Mgr, Job
i was recently let go from my position as Network Mgr, Job Elimination. I believe it was actually discrimination and did hire a lawyer, he negotiated my severance package to a better #. I am gay, and … read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,478 satisfied customers
I owned my own business for 20 years. I had to go bankrupt
I owned my own business for 20 years. I had to go bankrupt because of the slow economy, lack of business and the high gas prices. I was looking for a job and called an old friend that I gave a break t… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,478 satisfied customers
I live in the state of Ohio and have been a manager of a small
I live in the state of Ohio and have been a manager of a small retail outlet for 4 and a half years. Recently a new district manager took over in February and I received a serious warning on the perfo… read more
Counselor
Counselor
Doctoral Degree
630 satisfied customers
I had a 4 year career as an HR Manager and was a succession
I had a 4 year career as an HR Manager and was a succession candidate for HR Director. At the urging of the company's leadership team, I took a job a year long job in Operations to develop my "operati… read more
Faye Lee
Faye Lee
JD and MBA and Masters of Law
1,416 satisfied customers
I have been employed for 1 1/2yrs for a Condominium ...
I have been employed for 1 1/2yrs for a Condominium Assoc. of 14 buildings, each bldg is a seperate corp. I do the bookkeeping for 10 of those buildings, the other 4 bldgs. do there own books. We are … read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,478 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

12,490 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