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 became unemployed June 1, 2016. I am a traveling RN/MDS
My name is***** became unemployed June 1, 2016. I am a traveling RN/MDS Coordinator. I applied for unemployment June 5th and was informed that they needed more information for my case. When they sent … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
131,064 satisfied customers
Between April 2010 and August 2013 I was a W-2 employee. I
Between April 2010 and August 2013 I was a W-2 employee. I then left in August 2013, moved to another state and received compensation as a 1099 employee with a new employer. I was laid off in January … read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,580 satisfied customers
My wife worked part time as an employee for all of 2011. We
My wife worked part time as an employee for all of 2011. We filed our 1040 for 2011 with her W-2 for her job attached. Her W-2 indicated that she earned just over $7,000 for 2011. Then, in January of … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
I have recently received a disqualication of benefits letter
I have recently received a disqualication of benefits letter from NJ and I am planning on appealing their decision. Last Sept. 2012 I had resigned from my position to move out of state (FL). However, … read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,620 satisfied customers
My Husband has worked for a Community Center for 5 Years as
My Husband has worked for a Community Center for 5 Years as a Maintainence Supervisor. Recently the City took over the lease, but has never formally offered a contract or any communication. Mark worke… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,620 satisfied customers
Hello my name is Gary, Laid-off in Feb. 2009, collected
Hello my name is Gary, Laid-off in Feb. 2009, collected 6 months severance. Received uemployment Sept. 2009 through Mar. 2010. Two or three payments in question? Reapplied for unemployment Apr. 2010, … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
65,955 satisfied customers
Question Will I be entitled to unemployment benefits
Question: Will I be entitled to unemployment benefits based on the following circumstances ? 1) In January of 2011 the Head of the Department had meeting with about 200 employees stating that as of Oc… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,620 satisfied customers
The pharmaceutical company that I work for is downsizing considerably.
The pharmaceutical company that I work for is downsizing considerably. The workforce will be cut to less than half or more over the next 2 years. The majority of the jobs are going overseas. They offe… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
Re unemployment audit and what do I do I submitted a 4
Re: unemployment audit and what do I do I submitted a 4 week audit of my job searches on 5-27-11 as requested. I received this request for the written report on 5-24-11. My beneifits became effective … read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,199 satisfied customers
Is GA a state in which one can draw up to 99 weeks Do I have to provide termination info
Is GA a state in which one can draw up to 99 weeks? Do I have to provide termination info on my job applications? I am considering starting to just leave blank spots when that question is asked "ever … read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I was laid of in Sept. 2009 and have been collecting unemployment
I was laid of in Sept. 2009 and have been collecting unemployment since then and have not found emplyment at this time. However my previouse employer has discussed offerring me a part time job which m… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,199 satisfied customers
Hi there- I have a question regarding eligibility for unemployment
Hi there- I have a question regarding eligibility for unemployment which I cannot seem to get an answer for....maybe you can help. I worked for a company for about 7 years. The company was bought by a… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,620 satisfied customers
I was recently let go from a small company. I was with them
I was recently let go from a small company. I was with them for 8 months but I never gave them an I-9. I filled out a w-4 back in Sept or Oct but they never took taxes out of my salary until 2010. The… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
22,637 satisfied customers
I was told that our medical facility was going to displace
I was told that our medical facility was going to displace several employees. The question was asked if we as displaced employees had to take a pay cut. The HR representative stated yes and if we didn… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,580 satisfied customers
I worked for a small buisness for 4 1/2 years. Two years while
I worked for a small buisness for 4 1/2 years. Two years while living in CA and was paid as a W-2 employee doing accounts receivable work and was doing this job out of my home as well as going into th… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
I am currently receiving unemployment benefits from Indiana.
I am currently receiving unemployment benefits from Indiana. I have an opportunity for contract work in Kentucky for three months, through an employment agency. At the end of the contract period: --- … read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
As an employer of a salesman whose 6 months probation period
As an employer of a salesman whose 6 months probation period ended on Sept 30,I offered to continue his employment at a reduced draw from $5000 salary(#W-2) to $1000draw against commission on #1099. H… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
I have been a minnesota resident for ever. I am 72 yrs old,
I have been a minnesota resident for ever. I am 72 yrs old, a dentist and have worked for another dentist for the last 29 months. I was paid as a percentage of my production untill august 18 2009. At … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
381 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

13,580 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

Isaac, Esq.

Isaac, 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