Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
What are my rights as a salaried manager as far as rest
What are my rights as a salaried manager as far as rest period? What if we only get 3hrs rest between shifts? Can my GM legally show up to my home without permission? if the GM starts rumors about ter… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
137,151 satisfied customers
I work at a strip club in Arizona. On Saturday night, I sold
Hi, I work at a strip club in Arizona. On Saturday night, I sold a VIP show with another dancer. As the night went on, we sold more VIP shows to the customer from 9pm-2am. For the last hour of the sho… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
17,011 satisfied customers
I have a question on tips. Have been written up for this and
Have been written up for this and may loose my job for it. … read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
6,754 satisfied customers
I'm a waitress at a strip club in Dallas Texas. The club
I'm a waitress at a strip club in Dallas Texas. The club that I work it requires you to get a copy of the credit card , when you run the tap and the ID of the customer. The customer used two card , I … read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
My son was a bartender at restaurant. The manager of the bar
My son was a bartender at restaurant. The manager of the bar has really been on his case recently. She singles him out with new "corporate rules" such as his fiancé can't come and have a drink while h… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
11,159 satisfied customers
I quit my job about a month ago because I simply could not
I quit my job about a month ago because I simply could not take working for the place anymore. There was a lot of accepted illegal activity that went on and my morals could not allow me to stay. It wa… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
I am a bartender at a gentlemens club In Minneapolis I make
I am a bartender at a gentlemen's club In Minneapolis I make 7.25 an hour, the other night I was at work and received a 300 percent credit card tip on a tab at the bar which isn't that uncommon in tha… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
44,668 satisfied customers
i work for a casino on a indian reservation. i was working
i work for a casino on a indian reservation. i was working as a bartender for the first year and a half i was there. i was the former gm of a large night club, and a director of golf at a course in in… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
My girlfriend (of 5 years) works for a National chain of fine(r)
My girlfriend (of 5 years) works for a National chain of fine(r) dining steak houses. They have three outposts in Manhattan (and about 80 nationwide) and she works at one there. The head boss there se… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,907 satisfied customers
After 17 years of employment at a prestigious private local
After 17 years of employment at a prestigious private local Country Club, the incoming Board President has decided to go in 'another' direction. I am under contract until November 2012, per an employm… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I operate a restaurant & bar in Southern California. We have
I operate a restaurant & bar in Southern California. We have a zero tolerance policy for theft, which is clearly stated in our employee handbook, that all employees must read and sign. A bartender rec… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
Hi, my mother is 73 and was a waitress at a local tavern for
Hi, my mother is 73 and was a waitress at a local tavern for about 8 years. She cleaned every morning and then went back in to wait on tables at night. A large table of 14 came in and got their drinks… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
I was hired as a department manager for a large hotel. As
I was hired as a department manager for a large hotel. As part of my package, I was allowed to live in the hotel for one month until I found a house. During this time, the hotel held an appreciation r… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
41,960 satisfied customers
I was term because of incomplete fraternization investigation
I was term because of incomplete fraternization investigation , i have witness and managers who wrote statements in my favor on the night in question, yet i was still term!… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I was employeed as the accountant, along with many other duties,
I was employeed as the accountant, along with many other duties, at a golf course. The GM has a drinking and gambling problem. She would leave huge bar tabs and the servers would come to me with them.… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
This is a multifaceted question. We understand that this may
This is a multifaceted question. We understand that this may require a more in depth breakdown of the matters at hand. That stated: I am 22, female, restaurant AGM w dyscalculia. The general policy in… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
I was employed by a Publicly held company as a sales person
I was employed by a Publicly held company as a sales person for used cars, after two weeks the manager was fired and the COO's son was put in the position as GM. He then fired the sales mgr and I was … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
73,596 satisfied customers
Do I have to give back my tips My manager wants me to give ...
Do I have to give back my tips? My manager wants me to give back my tips because there were some tabs disputes. Isn''t a tip, a gift.… read more
BusinessDoc
BusinessDoc
Doctoral Degree
7,672 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

13,841 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

12,729 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

4,293 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,526 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Ray

Ray

Employment lawyer

2,938 satisfied customers

30 years in Employment law

AttorneyTom

AttorneyTom

Lawyer

2,469 satisfied customers

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