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I have been demoted...

I have been demoted from salary to hour position and recently have been getting written up for attendance . I have FMLA and have used all my vacation time like I should but this Company is laying ground work to fire me . I’m 49 and was Supervisor and now im at a Press Tech position this was announced before was offer the position. The are discriminatating against anyone who has FMLA and now 2 people have been terminated both had FMLA

Lawyer's Assistant: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Indiana

Lawyer's Assistant: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?

At will

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Nothing right now

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Employment Law
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Employment Lawyer: Roy Hadavi,
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I am sorry to hear that your company is discriminating against you for your use of FMLA.

You may file a discrimination claim against your employer in one of two ways:

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