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 was fired for lateness and nonperformance. I was wondering
I was fired for lateness and nonperformance . I was wondering if u have to get written up 3 times before firing . I got written up for calling n for short notice on a call in cause of tooth ache . hav… read more
Loren
Loren
38,645 satisfied customers
I recently sat two employees down and explained that their
I recently sat two employees down and explained that their performance and rule breaking was no longer acceptable. They had been warned about smoking on the job and excessive cell phone use. I gave th… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
57,467 satisfied customers
I was hired on 8/11/14 as RN care manager. Had a rough start
I was hired on 8/11/14 as RN care manager. Had a rough start due to lack of prep on my bosses part to prepare practice for my arrival. This created a 3 week delay in program getting started to include… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,712 satisfied customers
I was terminated after 12 years with company. They said they
I was terminated after 12 years with company. They said they had reliable evidence that I didn't arm a warehouse door. I was written up for it on 11/9/12. At the time I was shocked that I did it, I wa… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,234 satisfied customers
I was fired from a job at a bank after 8 years of employment.
I was fired from a job at a bank after 8 years of employment. They told me I had done nothing wrong, and they would do what ever I needed . My son-in-law [30 yrs old] died in a car wreck in 2003, Octo… read more
Thomas McJD
Thomas McJD
Doctoral Degree
6,425 satisfied customers
Out of an entire years worth of work, my friend had 82 cases
Out of an entire year's worth of work, my friend had 82 cases of his read and out of the 82 cases read, he only made 2 errors. To me, this means that my friend believes that if a person is going to do… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I was fired from my job on 02/29/12 for not counting the narcotics
I was fired from my job on 02/29/12 for not counting the narcotics in the stat box. Another nurse went in the stat box to get IM Ativan and did not sign it out 02/27/12. That Monday was my day off. It… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,007 satisfied customers
My wife was fired today after 11 years of employment at a car
My wife was fired today after 11 years of employment at a car dealership in florida. Thier reason was "going a different direction". We worked together thier for 2 years. I was asked to resign 3 wks a… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,620 satisfied customers
I am wondering if I have a strong enough case filed against
I am wondering if I have a strong enough case filed against my company to hire a personal attorney or not? I have filed with the EEOC and they said that my case does not show enough evidence regarding… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
65,300 satisfied customers
I was fired while I was on intermittent FMLA. I turned in the
I was fired while I was on intermittent FMLA. I turned in the certification from my doctor on 12/9/10 and was terminated on 1/12/11. I was admitted to the hospital on new years weekend. I took an inte… read more
LadyJustice
LadyJustice
Attorney & Counselor At Law
Doctoral Degree
410 satisfied customers
i was suspended from my managers for 3 days for egregious use
i was suspended from my managers for 3 days for egregious use of the internet. within our policies and procedures states that managers can suspend up to 5 days, and our general manager can demote or d… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
22,353 satisfied customers
I went into work today and there was an extra nurse there.
I went into work today and there was an extra nurse there. she thought that she was on the schedule so she was going to stay and I was going to leave, The nurse manager had got called in for the same … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
130,016 satisfied customers
When you are called into the supervisors office and told that
When you are called into the supervisors office and told that after 7 years of being able to close up shop after 10 pm that now you must stay open until 11 pm even if there is no business because that… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
i was recently fired from walmart after almost 7 years of service
i was recently fired from walmart after almost 7 years of service after being written up for not following safe work practices. long story short i got hurt at work (traumatic bursitis on my knee) and … read more
JPEsq
JPEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,086 satisfied customers
I have worked for my boss for almost 11 years. Friday night,
I have worked for my boss for almost 11 years. Friday night, I got an EMAIL saying my employment at his office had been terminated and my check is in the mail. That there was nothing left to be said b… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
65,300 satisfied customers
WORKED FOR THE CITY OF COLUMBUS 26 1/2 YEARS. DIABETES AND
WORKED FOR THE CITY OF COLUMBUS 26 1/2 YEARS. DIABETES AND H/B PRESSURE. IN 2005 WAS PLACED IN A STRESSFUL POSITION ALSO DIAGNOSED WITH SEVERE STRESS 5X LATE 30 DAYS EQUALED 11 MIN - FIRED 08… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
I was wondering I was was just fired today for the fact that
I was wondering I was was just fired today for the fact that I said "Oh Shit" After 23 other employees were horsing around and I was tripped and a shake went flying across the room and almost hit a cu… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
65,300 satisfied customers
I was the charge Nurse a day when parents of baby got upset/very
I was the charge Nurse a day when parents of baby got upset/very agitated. Another Nurse call security. Mother of baby got upset and believed that I call security on them and said that she knew how to… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
65,300 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

13,712 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

12,620 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

4,234 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,199 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

3,007 satisfied customers

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

Ray

Ray

Employment lawyer

2,720 satisfied customers

30 years in Employment law

< 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