Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
If I am a 1099 employee of a Florida incorporated company
If I am a 1099 employee of a Florida incorporated company and give two weeks notice to leave and become a directly hired employee of a contracted supplier of my previous employer am can my previous em… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
9,953 satisfied customers
Michigan resident. Recently left position at former employer
Michigan resident. Recently left position at former employer as a sales executive. Commissions are owed for February and March. If I read the state statute correctly it indicates that all compensation… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,234 satisfied customers
I was working at a bank as a salaried employee. Part of my
I was working at a bank as a salaried employee. Part of my compensation was termed "sales incentive" but was actually commission on sales of loans and investment accounts. There was a written compensa… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
131,273 satisfied customers
I have a property casualty insurance agency that was
I have a property casualty insurance agency that was incorporated in 2003. I hired “Lowell” to be the Manager of the agency on June 4, 2012 from State Farm where he was an agent for an agent of the co… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
131,273 satisfied customers
One more question as you are being a great help with upcoming
One more question as you are being a great help with upcoming course of action I need to take with my employer. On the matter of Sales Commission I believe it is not legal in NY State to with hold com… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,580 satisfied customers
I am planning to resign as a sales representative for an International
I am planning to resign as a sales representative for an International Corporation that is a small Software and Services Provider. My Employment Agreement states that if I leave the company I am only … read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
9,953 satisfied customers
I am an employee of a small Massachussets real estate company,
I am an 'employee' of a small Massachussets real estate company, and am paid commission only. I will be resigning shortly for a couple of reasons - one of which is that they have decided they have the… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
41,907 satisfied customers
If I resign and I would have been paid sales incentive the
If I resign and I would have been paid sales incentive the following month for sales performed prior to resigning, am I entitled to this pay? The company says no. I work in Kansas.… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
what are my rights as an independent contractor as far as commissions
what are my rights as an independent contractor as far as commissions owed to me after my termination?… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,007 satisfied customers
I gave my employer my notice in March that my last day would
I gave my employer my notice in March that my last day would be June 24th, because I will be moving back to my home State to be with my family. I gave such an extensive notice because the job I did wa… read more
LadyJustice
LadyJustice
Attorney & Counselor At Law
Doctoral Degree
410 satisfied customers
Employment Law-Getting Laid Off I currently live and work
Employment Law-Getting Laid Off: I currently live and work in the state of Ohio. The business unit that I work for is in the process of being shutdown because our current operations has been outsource… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,620 satisfied customers
Hired as manager of a department, as former retired. I was
Hired as manager of a department, as former retired. I was totally new to this environment. As part of initial duties, inventoried entire department physical assets. Found substantial negative differe… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
hello, i have sent in resignation - its exepted after 13
hello, i have sent in resignation - it's exepted after 13 years due territory realinement. i am a outside sells person in "Calofornia" (Ca. Comm. laws are differant than any other state) who sells pri… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,620 satisfied customers
Good morning, I am not sure, but I just might have first ever
Good morning, I am not sure, but I just might have first ever here for you. Seriously though, I am trying to maintain my sense of humor about a sad dillema. My story and question is this: My former em… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
My employer is a staffing / recruiting company in California.
My employer is a staffing / recruiting company in California. I work from home (w-2) most of the time, however I am asked frequently to shop up at our satellite office when my boss is in town. All rec… read more
skelly151
skelly151
partner
Post-Doctoral Degree
2,328 satisfied customers
I am being offered another territory, or more accurately, having
I am being offered another territory, or more accurately, having two good offices reassigned to another rep. I am a title insurance rep. The offer they are making me is one that they know I cannot acc… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,223 satisfied customers
Can a company switch a sales reps salary from being base and
Can a company switch a sales reps salary from being base and commission to instead being base and eligible for a bonus under company bonus plan? (no commission)… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
Hello I am currently working for a brokerage firm. I have been
Hello I am currently working for a brokerage firm. I have been on a salary vs commission. I currently have what they call a deficit. Because of lack of production they have been cutting my net payout … read more
Brent Blanchard
Brent Blanchard
Solo Practitioner
Doctoral Degree
1,964 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

54,810 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