Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Employment Law Questions
I was suspended recently without pay and I have management
I was suspended recently without pay and I have management experience and two years of law school, I know NC is an at-will state but I was not given a reason for the suspension—I was told there was an… read more
Asad Rahman
Asad Rahman
Attorney
J.D.
2,611 satisfied customers
Can a fellow employee or employer ask about another employees families health status and i
Can a fellow employee or employer ask about another employees families health status and issues… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,463 satisfied customers
Our care givers husband, who works for the town, was recently
Our care giver's husband, who works for the town, was recently laid off (admin leave without pay) due to frequent absenses from work. He has serious health issues and has liver cancer. He missed work … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
My husband has had health insurance for he and I for 25 years
My husband has had health insurance for he and I for 25 years through his employer. This insurance coverage continued after his retirement in June 2012, at the same cost and coverage as when he was em… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
129,313 satisfied customers
I am a truckdriver, and need some answers regarding FMLA. My
I am a truckdriver, and need some answers regarding FMLA. My wife has been diagnosed with cancer recently, and she will need radiation and synthesized chemo treatment. Surgery is not an option for her… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,158 satisfied customers
One of my best friends has lobular breast cancer. Its a very
One of my best friends has lobular breast cancer. It's a very serious form of breast cancer. She works for Century Link here in Mansfield, Ohio. She has been employeed at this company for over 20 yrs.… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
21,300 satisfied customers
My son just returned to work after thyroid cancer surgery,
My son just returned to work after thyroid cancer surgery, with the Doctors return to work documents, only to be fired because he did not give them the return to work documents prior to returning to w… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
21,300 satisfied customers
I have had cervical cancer and just had a bad follow up pap
I have had cervical cancer and just had a bad follow up pap test which will require follow up testing and perhaps surgery. I suffer from PTSD due to incidents from my childhood. I am 51 years old. I f… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
22,137 satisfied customers
I was recently treated for prostate cancer- I just had my prostate
I was recently treated for prostate cancer- I just had my prostate removed and it's looking like a great outcome. Thank God. I am a member of a band called the Fabulous Greaseband (or I should say was… read more
dkennedy
dkennedy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,122 satisfied customers
I have been ill since 01/04/11. i have had several surgeries
I have been ill since 01/04/11. i have had several surgeries and hospital stays that have not allowed me to return to work. i am covered under the fmla act. i have exhausted my 12 weeks of short term … read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
I was recently told by my doctor that I need to have a hysterectomy
I was recently told by my doctor that I need to have a hysterectomy due to some issues that have been going on for a while. I have met with my doctor 3 times over the course of the last week and we sc… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
Hello, My question is about wrongful termination of disabled
Hello, My question is about wrongful termination of disabled employees. I was diagnosed five years ago with pancreatic and thyroid cancers and since then have endured 6 major surgeries which took sign… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
21,300 satisfied customers
I was working for Nevada healthcare company called fundamental.
I was working for Nevada healthcare company called fundamental. I had conflicts over my own health insurance and made a scene to get it in place. They also hired a new administrator at the time of me … read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,720 satisfied customers
In September 2007 my brother Tim, a minister serving a Lutheran
In September 2007 my brother Tim, a minister serving a Lutheran congregation in Wyoming, was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer. He came to a Boston cancer center where I work to undergo surgery, fol… read more
Lawdoctor
Lawdoctor
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
1,396 satisfied customers
if a employee misses several days work due to a unrealited
if a employee misses several days work due to a unrealited to work illness ,does a employer have to maintain thier job?… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
Im on Social Security and my wife is on dissability with terminal
I'm on Social Security and my wife is on dissability with terminal cancer. She's been on medical leave for nine months now and her company notified her on 9/9/09, that on Wednesday 9/11/09 she is term… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
I was re-hired by my previous employer on Feb. 24, ...
I was re-hired by my previous employer on Feb. 24, 2003. the employement agreement stated all the compensation and benefits applicable to the position I was hired for, including the statement "all oth… read more
Lawgirl
Lawgirl
Founder
Doctoral Degree
4,606 satisfied customers
In the state of Texas can an employee be terminated due to ...
In the state of Texas can an employee be terminated due to a terminal illness? Can an employer cancel your hospitalization insurance without your knowledge while under doctors care (cancer) if there h… read more
BusinessDoc
BusinessDoc
Doctoral Degree
7,672 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

13,580 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

21,300 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney with 29 yrs. exp in Employment Law

JB Umphrey

JB Umphrey

Lawyer

6,273 satisfied customers

Assisting employees and employers for over 14 years.

John

John

Employment Lawyer

4,234 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,199 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

3,007 satisfied customers

I provide employment and discrimination law advice in my own practice.

Ray

Ray

Employment lawyer

2,720 satisfied customers

30 years in Employment law

< 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