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I need to take a medical and also these leave is work

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I need to take a medical and also these leave is work related should I take medical leave or leave to the atorney to be added to my work com case

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

Illinois

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At will

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I have pending work comp case and don”t know if should take a medical Leave or yest take the time I need and work with doctors notes

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Employment Law
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Employment Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

If you need a few days, or a few hours here and there, better to avoid taking medical leave, and this way may even get paid time off.

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Employment Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

Normally medical leave is used for leaves of 2 weeks or more for serious issues.

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Employment Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

Kindly let me know if that is acceptable by replying "yes"

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Awaiting your reply, thank you!
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