Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
Is an employer legally allowed to put any documentation that
Is an employer legally allowed to put any documentation that reviews my job performance over the last year after I was terminated? My manager never did my annual performance review which was due in Ju… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
130,073 satisfied customers
I'm scheduled unemplyment hearing next Wednesday. The
I'm scheduled unemplyment hearing next Wednesday. The circumstances are as follows: I requested that my boss and I speak on 11/14/14 when she had a chance. When she did we went into a conference room … read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
9,777 satisfied customers
My wife is not a nurse, but works in an office with nothing
My wife is not a nurse, but works in an office with nothing other than nurses. She has repeatedly been placed in a position to do things illegal by her manager because no nurse is available or the man… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I had applied for a job as a law enforcement officer. I was
I had applied for a job as a law enforcement officer. I was told things came up during my background check that disqualified me. Those things were: 1) I had gotten fired from a previous job when I sta… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
9,777 satisfied customers
Hello. Im a registered nurse who was terminated from my job
Hello. I'm a registered nurse who was terminated from my job last Friday. Basically, I made an error because a patient was not wearing an ID. I was placed on a floor that I was not familar with and gi… read more
LawHelpNow
LawHelpNow
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
7,509 satisfied customers
I have been employed with a particular nursing home for the
I have been employed with a particular nursing home for the past 11 years. I was the head RN unit director for 9 years. Last year our Director of Nursing switched me and the training nurse. Neither of… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
Do I have a case that is worth pursuing The question above
Do I have a case that is worth pursuing? The question above is based on these assumptions: 1. that i have a case 2. the case is worth pursuing based on obtaining some type of settlement that would be … read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
Hi, I have an employment Law question for the state of PA.
Hi, I have an employment Law question for the state of PA. I was called into the office by my manager (first time in over a year) and he pretty much started reading off a sheet about how "everyone" ha… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,580 satisfied customers
I was offered a full-time day position as a nurse and worked
I was offered a full-time day position as a nurse and worked for two weeks when my supervisor asked if I would change to an afternoon shift which I agreed to do. During my initial interview I was told… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
22,373 satisfied customers
I am at risk of losing my job. I was originally accused of
I am at risk of losing my job. I was originally accused of sleeping at the nurse station for an hour. My charting has proven that was not true. Now I cant prove 15min by charting and i am now at risk … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,160 satisfied customers
I live in California. I was terminated on March 25th due to
I live in California. I was terminated on March 25th due to "Poor job performance". I was never written up or for warned that my job was on the line. Since then I have been on job interviews, and rece… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I dont know what to do, or where to turn...please help. I worked
I dont know what to do, or where to turn...please help. I worked for a company in Gonzales for 9 months as a K-4 teacher. I was told that as of May 21, 2010 I would no longer have a job until August b… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
My wife has been a Sr. Manager for 20 yrs at her company.
My wife has been a Sr. Manager for 20 yrs at her company. Two years ago she signed an employment verification document for one of her subordinates so they could obtain a home loan. The document she si… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
21,339 satisfied customers
ok i will explain first what happened and then you can tell
ok i will explain first what happened and then you can tell me if that was right for my manager firing me....i went to lunch one day and when i got back someone else had sold a microwave for the wrong… read more
Anne
Anne
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,149 satisfied customers
A couple of former employees were terminated for fratenizing,
A couple of former employees were terminated for fratenizing, they were two females (lovers). They terminated one of them first, then the following week the other was let go. The first one that was fi… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,580 satisfied customers
MY WIFE WAS JUST FIRED FOR SUPPOSEDLY STEALING FROM HER EMPLOYER,
MY WIFE WAS JUST FIRED FOR SUPPOSEDLY STEALING FROM HER EMPLOYER, UNJUSTLY SO, BASED ON THE FACT SHE HAD JUST ASKED FOR HER RESUME TO UPDATE FROM THE HR OFFICE AND HAD ASKED THE 2 DOCTORS FOR LETTERS … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
65,342 satisfied customers
my name is XXXXX XXXXX milpitas california,im a nurse working
my name is XXXXX XXXXX milpitas california,im a nurse working in nursing home .i was fired yesterday for i believe is unlawful.their was no due process made, no investigation made for allegations and … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
can you lose your pension if you are vested and have worked
have worked for a company 25-30 years (kaiser) and am vested and was fired. do i lose my pension? (california)… read more
Jogoesq
Jogoesq
attorney
Doctoral Degree
258 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

21,339 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