Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Employment Law Questions
I had a 5 panel hair test performed and it came back
Second opinion] I had a 5 panel hair test performed and it came back positive for cocaine. I have not used that drug in many years and dont know how it was positive. I see a psychiatrist monthly where… read more
Sean K
Sean K
Attorney/Member
JD
1,150 satisfied customers
My son was terminated from job corps. Failed drug test for
My son was terminated from job corps. Failed drug test for THE, twice . Initial test was high level, second test was a trace. He's chunky, his Dr said could take 45 days to get clean, job corps tested… read more
Attorney Wendy
Attorney Wendy
Member
Juris Doctorate
1,709 satisfied customers
I was wrongfully failed on a disa drug test and I went to
I was wrongfully failed on a disa drug test and I went to the dentist for 3 weeks in a row getting 2 root canals and a filler was in pain the whole time they gave me lidocain and the body's own way of… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
I failed drug testing at work, quit smoking it and went back
I failed drug testing at work for marijuana, quit smoking it and went back to work after 5 weeks of getting clean. I agreed to be tested every week for 2 years to prove I no longer smoke pot. Work tol… read more
LegalPro54
LegalPro54
Doctoral Degree
1,258 satisfied customers
I recently was released from my employment due to a false
Hi I recently was released from my employment due to a false positive drug test Initially I was suspended following an incident with company truck I had a spotter and my spotter backed me into a hydra… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,478 satisfied customers
Hi, I recently had a job offer rescinded due to a positive
Hi, I recently had a job offer rescinded due to a positive drug test for cocaine. The drug test was an oral swab. I have never ever touched or used cocaine. I had a hair follicle test done 9 days afte… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,334 satisfied customers
I hurt my hand at work - I went to a WC doctor and failed a
I hurt my hand at work - I went to a WC doctor and failed a drug test due to prescription drugs. The prescription drugs oxycodone; morphine and Xanax along with some allergy medicines. Twenty eight ye… read more
KUMI95
KUMI95
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17 satisfied customers
my son was recently terminated from TxDOT for a positive urine
my son was recently terminated from TxDOT for a positive urine drug screen showing amphetamine use. He did not use any illegal drug. He is on Wellbutrin (Bupropion) for depression and was on doxycycli… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
how do i dispute a urine drug test that showed A high quanity of THC?
how do i dispute a urine drug test that showed A high quanity of THC? I recently had surgery and was take meds ( vicoden, antibotics cefilexin and 1600mgs iubprofen) I did some reach and seen from mor… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
I was recently terminated due to drug test that was positive.
I was recently terminated due to drug test that was positive. The drug test was conducted hastily and rushed. I questioned the attendant about the sample due to the fact that after I had given it to h… read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,157 satisfied customers
Im writing this e-mail for my son who i feel was falsely accused
I'm writing this e-mail for my son who i feel was falsely accused of using drugs based on a screening done for a position with the Port Authority of NY/NJ. He had taken the written test a week ago and… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,334 satisfied customers
I am failed a drug test at work for a drug that I had not taken.
I am failed a drug test at work for a drug that I had not taken. In doing so I indefinitely disqualified from receiving unemployment benefits. Would a hair test that goes back six months be enough to … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
38,801 satisfied customers
My son failed a random drug test on October 22, 2010. He tested
My son failed a random drug test on October 22, 2010. He tested positive for oxycodone, informed the tester that he had a prescription and showed a recent refill for April, 2010. The tester said it wa… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
I am a nurse and work in a nursing home. Recently I found
I am a nurse and work in a nursing home. Recently I found that someone had taken 17 oxycodones out of my narcotics box. I emmediately turned it in to my supervisor. A few of us nurses had to go for a … read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
I worked for the Arizona Dept. of Transportation till April
I worked for the Arizona Dept. of Transportation till April 2009. My job was terminated because I tested positive for Marijuana. I did a stupid thing at family function one night, went out in the back… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,490 satisfied customers
Been employed at same company for over 10 years, received a
Been employed at same company for over 10 years, received a "Forensic Drug Testing Custody and Control Form" in today's mail, from our Company's HQ, without any specific reason included for the test r… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
I had a urine drug screen test return positive for darvocet,
I had a urine drug screen test return positive for darvocet, a drug which I have never taken. At the time I was taking an over the counter medication for cough and cold (Mucinex), and I understand thi… read more
J D Haas
J D Haas
Trial Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,998 satisfied customers
I was terminated for taking Propoxyphene{Darvon}Darvocet.I ...
I was terminated for taking Propoxyphene{Darvon}Darvocet.I am allergic to darvocet.I talked to my primary care physician.He said the same thing.I have tried to resolve this dispute and unable to.I hav… read more
Anne_C
Anne_C
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
13 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