Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Do I have any recourse if I'm told I'm not eligible?

Customer Question
Do I have any recourse...
Do I have any recourse if I'm told I'm not eligible for unemployment?
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Employment Law
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Employment Law Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
3/2/2016
Employment Lawyer: Ray, Employment lawyer replied 2 years ago
Ray
Ray, Employment lawyer
Category: Employment Law
Satisfied Customers: 47,006
Experience: 30 years in Employment law
Verified

Hi and welcome to JA. Ray here to help you today.

Sorry you are having to deal with this.I know it can be overwhelming.

Yes you are afforded appeal rights here under the law.

Here is how to appeal and seek a different and better outcome.You need to make sure you get your appeal in asap here so you can protect your rights for benefits.

http://www.uimn.org/uimn/applicants/howappeal/

The Minnesota Unemployment Insurance Law provides an opportunity for a fair and impartial hearing to any party who disagrees with a determination issued by the Minnesota Unemployment Insurance (UI) Program.

I appreciate the chance to help you today.I hope you will appeal here and see if you cannot win benefits.Thanks again.

Ask Your Own Employment Law Question
Employment Lawyer: Ray, Employment lawyer replied 2 years ago

If you can positive rate when we are done it is always much appreciated.

Ask Your Own Employment Law Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Ray Your Own Question
Ray
Ray
Ray, Employment lawyer
Category: Employment Law
Satisfied Customers: 47,006
47,006 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 30 years in Employment law

Ray is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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:

Tina

Tina

Lawyer

8,184 satisfied customers

JD, BBA, recognized by ABA for excellence.

Allen M., Esq.

Allen M., Esq.

Employment Lawyer

12,976 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

12,406 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney with 29 yrs. exp in Employment Law

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Lawyer

12,335 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping employers and employees.

JB Umphrey

JB Umphrey

Lawyer

6,273 satisfied customers

Assisting employees and employers for over 14 years.

John

John

Employment Lawyer

3,991 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

3,007 satisfied customers

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

< Previous | Next >

Related Employment Law Questions
I was fired by Home Depot and have been denied unemployment
I was fired by Home Depot and have been denied unemployment for Colorado based on innacurate information provided to the state by Home Depot. Subsequently, I have also been denied a job because Home D… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,991 satisfied customers
As an employer in Illinois, I received a Notice of Claim to
As an employer in Illinois, I received a Notice of Claim to Chargeable Employer for a union emplyee who last worked for us 1 1/2 years ago. Is there any way to verify that this individual has not work… read more
Tina
Tina
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,184 satisfied customers
Lucy - you helped me with unemployment questions about a
Hi, Lucy - you helped me with unemployment questions about a month ago.I've successfully put my claim in and am still awaiting approval. Wow that takes long. Hopeful!Meanwhile I'm working to get a job… read more
lucy7368
lucy7368
Juris Doctor
763 satisfied customers
Can I collect unemployment benefits if I quit a job due to
Can I collect unemployment benefits if I quit a job due to being forced to work 17 hrs a day? HR told me no more than 10 to 12 hours if needed. I can not have a work/life balance. I work and live in G… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,115 satisfied customers
How do I apply for unemployment? The company that I work for
How do I apply for unemployment? The company that I work for might not extend my contract in the next 2 months. So I will like to know what to do. Thank you. They are located in Orange County, Califor… read more
LegalPro54
LegalPro54
Doctoral Degree
1,258 satisfied customers
Can I collect unemployment if my employer gives me quarterly
can I collect unemployment if my employer gives me quarterly lump sum payments for a non compete agreement? they are willing to be flexible in order to allow me to collect unemployment compensation. f… read more
Eric Y., Esq.
Eric Y., Esq.
Law/J.D.
167 satisfied customers
Can I collect unemployment if the company I worked for was
Can I collect unemployment if the company I worked for was out of state, but most of my time was spent in state? … read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
47,006 satisfied customers
If one quits their job ,are they eligible for unemployment.
if one quits their job ,are they eligible for unemployment … read more
LawGuy
LawGuy
Juris Doctor
123 satisfied customers
Employer pays state unemployment insurance and federal
employer pays state unemployment insurance and federal unemployment insurance. Does that mean displaced worker can claim both state unemployment insurance and federal unemployment insurance?… read more
LegalPro54
LegalPro54
Doctoral Degree
1,258 satisfied customers
Yeah its kind of a business unemployment question I have 5
yeah its kind of a business unemployment question I have 5 employees trying to claim unemployment, this job has ended however we offered them work to go out of state and they don't want it. are they s… read more
LegalPro54
LegalPro54
Doctoral Degree
1,258 satisfied customers
My son, claimant appealed a denied claim for Unemployment
My son, claimant appealed a denied claim for Unemployment benefits in Coeur d'Alene, ID. A telephone conference was scheduled this morning and the Representative from the State Dept. of Labor/Unemploy… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,115 satisfied customers
I was claiming unemployment but then accepted a job as an
I was claiming unemployment but then accepted a job as an Accounting Manager. The Vice President of Finance kept giving me directives and treated me as his personal assistant. It prevented me from hav… read more
Pheobe Clark
Pheobe Clark
Attorney
JD
130 satisfied customers
Qualifying for a new period of unemployment insurance.
Qualifying for a new period of unemployment insurance. … read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
Can you answer questions about unemployment insurance
Hi can you answer questions about unemployment insurance appeals … read more
LegalPro54
LegalPro54
Doctoral Degree
1,258 satisfied customers
I am on unemployment insurance in california. Can my prior
I am on unemployment insurance in california. Can my prior employer ever see my job search forms I sent to the Government? … read more
LegalPro54
LegalPro54
Doctoral Degree
1,258 satisfied customers
Presently, I am collecting unemployment insurance in the
Good evening. Presently, I am collecting unemployment insurance in the state of AZ. Employer challenging the decision for me to collect. I am scheduled to attend a telephone hearing on Dec 4. Will it … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,115 satisfied customers
I am on unemployment insurance and thought I found a good
I am on unemployment insurance and thought I found a good job but it turned out to be a very uncomfortable place to be. I only showed up 3 days before I could see it wasnt going to work out. I am now … read more
LegalPro54
LegalPro54
Doctoral Degree
1,258 satisfied customers
My question is about Illinois Unemployment Insurance. In
My question is about Illinois Unemployment Insurance.In late Feb 2017 I was let go from a position and was granted unemployment insurance. A old business acquaintance of mine offered some contract wor… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
19,552 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).

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