Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Employment Law Questions
I was denied Dependent Care FMLA on my daughter due to her
I was denied Dependent Care FMLA on my daughter due to her age of 23. SHe lives out of town and this was an emergency room admission which lead to three surgeries and 36 days in the hospital. She also… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,058 satisfied customers
My husband was admitted to Ruby Memorial Hospital in
My husband was admitted to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV on Aug. 21, 2015. He was diagnosed with pneumonia and lung cancer. Prior to this he was a healthy strong man, with no indication of … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,058 satisfied customers
My daughter has a torn MCL/ACL/menicus and torn ligaments in
My daughter has a torn MCL/ACL/menicus and torn ligaments in her knee. Her employer has a work from home policy, but her immediate supervisor doesn't allow the staff to work for home. The doctor has a… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,490 satisfied customers
I was terminated from my hospital yesterday for the alleged
I was terminated from my hospital yesterday for the alleged reason that a suicidal ideation pt with 4 previous attempts claimed to have been slapped in the face. the previous 2 nights the pt had been … read more
Delta-Lawyer
Delta-Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,510 satisfied customers
I reported to the state board of nursing that my manager has
I reported to the state board of nursing that my manager has told the IV nurses to start pulling picc lines out of pts with blood clots in their arm. I asked them if this was ok to do because in the p… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,286 satisfied customers
I live in Washington state. I had a veterinary problem, with
I live in Washington state. I had a veterinary problem, with my 11 year old pet therapy dog, crystal. She had elective surgery approximately two weeks ago. She did not recover from the surgery, which … read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
In October of 2011 i had a scope done of my left knee, I went
In October of 2011 i had a scope done of my left knee, I went back to work in 2 weeks, but never really got any pain relief. Approximately three or four weeks ago I insisted that my doctor do another … read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,478 satisfied customers
My Administrator told me that my Doctor needed to call her
My Administrator told me that my Doctor needed to call her to get some information about returning to work. She told me that her Board of Directors asked for it. I told the Dr. and he did call and lef… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
My employer had me on a status where I had to bring in a doctyors
My employer had me on a status where I had to bring in a doctyors excuse whenever i was sick. I was then diagnoised with one of 3 autoimmune diseases by my ENT in 12/11. The first appointment they cou… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
My 82 years old father passed away on 6/6/11 due to a car accident.
My 82 years old father passed away on 6/6/11 due to a car accident. He had a broken knee and it needed surgery. He also had a bypass about 6 years ago. At the hospital a filter was installed on or aro… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,478 satisfied customers
In December 1994 I started at the bottom of a Community Action
In December 1994 I started at the bottom of a Community Action Agency/Non-Profit Organization. We'll average about 300 to 350 employees covering 22 Texas counties. During this 19 1/2 years I have work… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
I have been employed for pearle vision for 7years and recently
I have been employed for pearle vision for 7years and recently my mom had emergency surgery for ovarian cancer on Nov 15. so I had to call work that day and told them my mom has to have surgery right … read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
I had a knee replacment surgery on August 9, 2010. I work
I had a knee replacment surgery on August 9, 2010. I work for a small lawfirm with 15 employees. During my 12 week recovery my firm allowed me to work from home during this time and not take short ter… read more
Lady Themis
Lady Themis
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,646 satisfied customers
Hello This is a before and after story. I twisted my knee
Hello: This is a before and after story. I twisted my knee on a Sunday, called the doctor and he said I should take some painkillers and come in first thing on Monday morning. Mondays on my job are te… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
i called into work with my 2 yr old haveing a 102.5 fever.
i called into work with my 2 yr old haveing a 102.5 fever. I have only my mom in town and she worked at the same location as myself and we have the same schedule. i ended being off for 3 days with hig… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I was appoved FMLA in 2009 and tried to extend it for 2010.
I was appoved FMLA in 2009 and tried to extend it for 2010. I received a denial letter stating as follows: Your request for FMLA does not meeet the criteria specfied by the Family and Medical Leave Ac… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,490 satisfied customers
A friend of mine was recovering from surgery when her employer
A friend of mine was recovering from surgery when her employer sent by registered, certified mail that they were accepting her voluntary resignation. They said they were accepting her voluntary resign… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
I was approved by my employer for the intermittent FMLA to
I was approved by my employer for the intermittent FMLA to care for my wife who is recouperating from reconstructive knee surgery. She is severely limited in mobility and needs someone with her most o… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,492 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

13,492 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

12,490 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney with 29 yrs. exp in Employment Law

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Lawyer

12,478 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

4,029 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.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

2,893 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice 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