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 keep losing the screen. Sorry! I work at warehouse where I
I keep losing the screen. Sorry! I work at warehouse where I deal with 90% of the drivers. It is fast paced and extremely hard work. I sit down in the morning and do nothing else at all but work. Noth… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
136,235 satisfied customers
Can i be fired messaging my...foreman/boss....who (was)
Can i be fired for text messaging my...foreman/boss....who (was) happened to be a 30+yr. long friend,schoolmate & neighbor some pretty explicit thing i said...all true but to the point about me findin… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
44,100 satisfied customers
I have worked Bridge and Iron. Before doing so my doctor put
I have worked for Chicago Bridge and Iron for 9yrs. Before doing so my doctor put me on oxycodone for stenosis, joint pain and arthritis. I had no problems from it's use which is important as an ironw… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
Can my boss legally fire me while being on medical leave or
Can my boss legally fire me while being on medical leave or when I return for set up failure?? I have been rehired back for 8 mths now and having some stuff going on and I was diagnose with some disor… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
71,553 satisfied customers
I did a crew realign from C to A crew. My boss said that will
I did a crew realign from C to A crew. My boss said that will be no problem but I got something going on that I would like for you to do he wanted me to sign paper that I Go from C to D to finally to … read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I made a complaint of all the hours and hard work Ive been
I made a complaint of all the hours and hard work I've been working for my company and the response but I got from you was that my company can make me work that many hours a week so I've been putting … read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
If Im directing this question to the wrong category, I apologize
If I'm directing this question to the wrong category, I apologize and please tell me the right law category I should direct this question to. Thank you. I have worked for a construction company since … read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
i worked for a masonry contractor for 8 years as a forman i
i worked for a masonry contractor for 8 years as a forman i had a great track record as far as the outcome of the jobs that i was in charge of.for that i recieved benefits,company truck,phone, health … read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
City employee who is covered under civil service has been employed
City employee who is covered under civil service has been employed for over 20 years. He was relieved of duty without pay for misconduct. (he isn't a police or fire fighter) The misconduct involves lo… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
Hi ive been working for subway for 2 years i recently became
Hi ive been working for subway for 2 years i recently became the store manager about 6 months ago. I love my job but my employer is horrible. I am told on a daily basis no matter how hard I work that … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,775 satisfied customers
Im a salaried empolyee working as a project manager in a non
I'm a salaried empolyee working as a project manager in a non profit organization. My boss wants me to put more hours in but doesn't give me enough work to keep me busy. I regularly put in over 40 hrs… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
ok i am not sure how to exsplain but here goes. i am a superitendent
ok i am not sure how to exsplain but here goes. i am a superitendent for a constrution company. i am salary. my job is working large crews. i work for a specailty company. i hire and fire people. i wo… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,443 satisfied customers
Im asking this question for my husband. My husband works for
I'm asking this question for my husband. My husband works for a trucking /constructions Company in Hollidaysburg,PA. He drives truck. Hauling blacktop to road work or anything that needs hauled. About… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
Im an employer in landscape construction where the crews go
I'm an employer in landscape construction where the crews go directly to the job site from home. Feb. 15th was a company holiday but one crew went to the jobsite and worked 8 hours that day. The forem… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
71,553 satisfied customers
I AM A LABORER WITH A PAVING COMPANY BUT MOSTLY IVE WORKED
I AM A LABORER WITH A PAVING COMPANY BUT MOSTLY IVE WORKED WITH ONE GRADECREW FOREMAN FOR SEVEN OUT OF NINE YEARS. I RECEIVE STANDARD LABORERS PAY. TWO YEARS AGO MY EMPLOYER MADE MY FOREMAN INTO A CON… read more
Employment Lawyer
Employment Lawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
311 satisfied customers
My husband was fired from his job of 4 years because a foreman
My husband was fired from his job of 4 years because a foreman there "claims" my husband had a tool wrapped up in a coat he left in one of the company trucks and was "going to steal it." This same for… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
71,553 satisfied customers
can an employer fire you because someone else said they found
can an employer fire you because someone else said they found a tool wrapped in your coat and you were "going to steal it:… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
71,553 satisfied customers
Ive been with on my job for 15 years. And when I was made manager
Ive been with on my job for 15 years. And when I was made manager a background check was done and even though I had a record at the time I was cleared to become a manager I've been a manager for this … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
71,553 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