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 am on intermittent FMLA for my mother she has brain cancer
I am on intermittent FMLA for my mother she has brain cancer and has suffered a stroke. HR just called me and told me my job is in jeopardy because Fmla only covers 2 hours per occurrence. … read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,318 satisfied customers
I was treated for ovarian cancer with a hysterectomy and
I was treated for ovarian cancer with a hysterectomy and chemotherapy in 2017. I am still under the care of my gynecological oncologist. I went to the doctor today for a followup and asked the doctor … read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
10,227 satisfied customers
I have submitted two fmla filled out by 2sets of doctors one
I have submitted two fmla filled out by 2sets of doctors one my cancer specialist and one my GP. My head of HR set the "condition does not merit an Intermittent FMLA althought both set of doctors requ… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
10,227 satisfied customers
My doctor diagnosed me with irritable bowel syndrome. I asked
My doctor diagnosed me with irritable bowel syndrome. I asked him to fill out paperwork for intermittent FMLA so I would be covered for 1-3 absences per year as my employer is very strict on time miss… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,767 satisfied customers
I work for express scripts and have fmla. I was told by my case worker I could only u
I work for express scripts and have fmla. I was told by my case worker I could only use 80 hours a month for fmla. So I advised my doctor of this when filling out my paperwork. In November I went over… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,767 satisfied customers
In July of 2013 I filed FMLA with my employer due to radiation
In July of 2013 I filed FMLA with my employer due to radiation treatments in Aug of 2013. From my understanding the filing is good through July of 2014, which has been verified by my employer. I'm now… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
My mother worked at a hospital as a Registered nurse for more
My mother worked at a hospital as a Registered nurse for more than 30 years. Two years ago, my mother was diagnosed with stage 4 colon-rectal cancer. She underwent chemotherapy and radiation for about… read more
TexLaw
TexLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
4,347 satisfied customers
my wife is been working for glendale district in AZ for seven
my wife is been working for glendale district in AZ for seven years. She had really good attendance record she been on medical leave do to cancer since january 14, 2014. We received a letter from the … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
39,494 satisfied customers
Just started chemo and have 5 more months. had surgery 7 weeks
Just started chemo and have 5 more months. had surgery 7 weeks ago. I work as a Nurse taking care of all kinds patients. Employer says I only have 3 months of FMLA and then I get fired. because of the… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding FMLA. During my treatment for
I have a question regarding FMLA. During my treatment for breast cancer (surgery, 20 weeks of chemotherapy and radiation) my employer told me I didn't need to worry about FMLA because it was only for … read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I have Intermittent Leave for a personal srious condition.
I have Intermittent Leave for a personal srious condition. Is there a specfic amount of days in which FMLA is used for the condition that a different form would need to be filled out? (examled being c… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
I have been having health problems for a few months now. Chest
I have been having health problems for a few months now. Chest pains and not sleeping. Personaly I think it is all stress related but I went to check out my heart and went on short term disabality whi… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I was fired while I was on intermittent FMLA. I turned in the
I was fired while I was on intermittent FMLA. I turned in the certification from my doctor on 12/9/10 and was terminated on 1/12/11. I was admitted to the hospital on new years weekend. I took an inte… read more
LadyJustice
LadyJustice
Attorney & Counselor At Law
Doctoral Degree
410 satisfied customers
My wife has reaccuring cancer and I recently applied for Fmla
My wife has reaccuring cancer and I recently applied for Fmla leave but was denied because the doctor wrote my leave was as needed instead of some sort of time schedule. Her chemotherapy is as serious… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
My wife is works at a bank in Fla. which employes more than
My wife is works at a bank in Fla. which employes more than 50 persons in a 75 mile radius for 1 1/2 years, she works 40 hours a week. My wife has been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and suffers from mig… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I have kidney cancer and my doctor filled out the FMLA paperwork
I have kidney cancer and my doctor filled out the FMLA paperwork and my husband turned it in to his employer. We live in the State of Ohio. The paper work says it is a life long condition that require… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
67,531 satisfied customers
my husband was working for a company for 18 years, he got ...
my husband was working for a company for 18 years, he got colon cancer and was right in the middle of chemotherapy and the company terminated his employment, because he was unable to work, we were una… read more
Anne
Anne
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,149 satisfied customers
Asking for a part time schedule during chemotherapy
Asking for a part time schedule during chemotherapy treatements, now being fired (tomorrow). Is this right? Five years'' seniority, sick wife, need my insurance. I work at a hospital as a janitor, hav… read more
Anne
Anne
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,149 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

13,841 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

12,729 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

4,293 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,526 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Ray

Ray

Employment lawyer

2,938 satisfied customers

30 years in Employment law

AttorneyTom

AttorneyTom

Lawyer

2,469 satisfied customers

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