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Category: Employment Law
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My employer changed my hours, that I cannot work, can they

Customer Question

My employer changed my hours, that I cannot work, can they do that. Without proper notice?
JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Nj
JA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?
Customer: No Union, full time
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

Yes, unfortunately, they can change your hours if you do not have an employment contract.

Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

I did some additional research. One exception to their right to do that is if they are doing it to avoid overtime payments.

Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

Let me know if you have any additional questions otherwise a positive rating would be appreciated. I know it is not the answer you were hoping for but it is critical that we give you the most accurate information.

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