Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Employment Law Questions
Actually this question is for my boyfriend he now is a
actually this question is for my boyfriend he now is a disabled union carpenter he has to retire from the Carpenters Union due to an injury he had he's 42 years old and required a hip replacement the … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
20,847 satisfied customers
I had a hip replacement 02/01/2018. Five months in and I
I had a hip replacement 02/01/2018. Five months in and I still limp and have profusive pain. two weeks after surgery had another surgery to shorten my limp leg. unsuccessful, doctor stated he had neve… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
My son has a lift/ load truck job. He works a night shift.
My son has a lift/ load truck job. He works a night shift. He strained his back and woke up in pain Thursday and called out assuming it was muscle strain. He had same pain Friday and went to Urgent ca… read more
Eric Y., Esq.
Eric Y., Esq.
Law/J.D.
750 satisfied customers
My son lost s job working union company that cleans up train
My son lost his job working for a union company that cleans up train wrecks and does track maintenance. He and another employee were let go a few weeks back due to downsizing. While working there he s… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,029 satisfied customers
I was denied for a disability claim with Humana because I was
I was denied for a disability claim with Humana because I was out of work before the date of my surgery. I had surgery because of chronic pain caused by my work. My Dr. tells me he cant give me docume… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,029 satisfied customers
My husband had an injury at work July 2010 on his right shoulder.
My husband had an injury at work July 2010 on his right shoulder. Went to company Dr. and got cortisone shots 3 times. Was diagnosed as lateral tear/slap lesion. They did surgery May 29 2012, 2 screws… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
My son was injured at Fed Ex about 2 years ago and is on workmans
My son was injured at Fed Ex about 2 years ago and is on workmans comp. He has had 2 surgeries on his shoulder and now has been told he needs another surgery. He met with workmans comp representative … read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
My question is in regards to Workers Comp Late last August
My question is in regards ***** ***** Comp Late last August my husband fell out of a loader at the City Landfill Transfer station. He was worked for the City of Cheyenne for over 15 years, never takin… read more
Attorney Arcadier
Attorney Arcadier
Managing Attorney Partner
Doctoral Degree
197 satisfied customers
I sustained a rotator cuff tear at work and recently had surgery-
I sustained a rotator cuff tear at work and recently had surgery- workmans comp claim. 'the doctor has stated that from weeks 1-2 - No Work, 2-6 post op I am not to use my affected arm at all". "Its m… read more
A.J.
A.J.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,796 satisfied customers
I was injured at my place of employment on March 21, 2011.
I was injured at my place of employment on March 21, 2011. I fell off of a step and suffered a calcaneous fracture with multiple fractures requiring surgery with plates and screws. I have been through… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,490 satisfied customers
This is a workers comp question. I filed workers comp claim
This is a worker's comp question. I filed worker's comp claim on June 3rd after I saw an ortho on June 2nd. I just got notification today that they denied my claim based on Labor Code 5400 that the al… read more
AlexiaEsq.
AlexiaEsq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
37 satisfied customers
I was injured on the job on Feb 2nd of this year, hurting my
I was injured on the job on Feb 2nd of this year, hurting my right knee and left shoulder in a fall. The knee injury was only a sprain but the shoulder turned out to be much worse ... although a MRI d… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
My problems with employment started when I fell at work 2 years
My problems with employment started when I fell at work 2 years ago and the workman's comp facility refused medical attention because my school did not call ahead(even though they said they were) and … read more
AlexiaEsq.
AlexiaEsq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
37 satisfied customers
My 34 year old son had an accident on the job when a ladder
My 34 year old son had an accident on the job when a ladder collapsed with his foot still in it. He shattered his ankle bone, has had 4 surgeries and is now being diagnosed RSD, he is in severe pain a… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
I worked for the U.S. biggest retailer. I went on fmla on 2-1-2010
I worked for the U.S. biggest retailer. I went on fmla on 2-1-2010 with hip pain. I had a pervious surgery on that hip and was out 53 days in April and May in 2009. I have been with this company 29 ye… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,490 satisfied customers
My brother sustained a ligament tear on the left wrist while
My brother sustained a ligament tear on the left wrist while lifting boxes in his job in October of 2009. As a result of the injury sustained, movement of the hand became limited. His surgery and 2-da… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,334 satisfied customers
Had knee surgery. I used my medical insurance to pay my medical
Had knee surgery. I used my medical insurance to pay my medical bills. Now my insurance wants workers compensation to reimburse insurance company. What am I to do? I had twisted my leg at work. I told… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
1,031 satisfied customers
In October I hurt my left wrist on the job. They sent me to
In October I hurt my left wrist on the job. They sent me to their workman's comp. doctor. He sent me to get an MRI and the report revealed that I stretched some ligaments out in the top of my wrist an… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 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

13,334 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