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It is just a bit of research I am in sales and am looking at

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it is just a bit of research I am in sales and am looking at giving my two week notice. I am curious if I will get paid for the two weeks, because they will have me leave.
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Customer: thanks much
JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?
Customer: illinoid
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Customer: illinoid
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.

Good afternoon. I am Loren, an Illinois licensed attorney, and I look forward to assisting you.

Assuming no contractual provision to the contrary, there is no legal obligation that you give 2 weeks notice to resign. Nor is there a legal obligation the employer keep you on the job after you resign, if you do give advance notice.

However, if they do elect to keep you employed during the notice period then they have to pay you.

Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.

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