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 salary paid exempt employee However they've made my
I am salary paid exempt employee However they've made my salary vary more than a dollar a few different times.When hired on in May To a new company I signed a contract and Was never given copy ( now s… read more
Dan Dufresne
Dan Dufresne
Attorney
J.D.
592 satisfied customers
My boss has been trying to make me leave my job. He said if
My boss has been trying to make me leave my job. He said if i'm trying to make him fire me it won't work. He'll never pay me unemployment. The office manager in a meeting was talking about me without … read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
13,132 satisfied customers
I had an employee who was due to return from their vacation
I had an employee who was due to return from their vacation on Monday,. They called out of work on that Monday with personal issues. The employee was then scheduled to work on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thu… read more
Attorney2020
Attorney2020
Lawyer
2,480 satisfied customers
I corresponded with Loren several days ago regarding an
Hi! I corresponded with Loren several days ago regarding an employment situation I have at work. I had to take non-FMLA since I have not been with the company for a year. I took 2 weeks with a doctors… read more
Loren
Loren
41,355 satisfied customers
I have been employed as a paralegal years at a lawfirm
I have been employed as a paralegal for 18 years at a lawfirm in California. Last week my boss and I had an argument which turned personal and in which he personally criticized me and my work performa… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
23,984 satisfied customers
employer threatened to fire me, told me to resign and gave
employer threatened to fire me, told me to resign and gave me 2 weeks pay and paid out my vacation time. I did not sign a resignation letter... I was told to resign. I asked for a performance memo sta… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
Good morning, My husband works fulltime for a company here
Good morning, My husband works fulltime for a company here in Saint Augustine Florida. He passed his year mark September 18th and according to the owner (his boss) he has earned 5 days paid vacation. … read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I got into a heated argument with a coworker two weeks ago,
I got into a heated argument with a coworker two weeks ago, got very upset, and stormed out in tears. As I left I grumbled to some coworkers "I quit. I cannot do this." I never said these words to my … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I recently resigned my position at work. I was very upset
I recently resigned my position at work. I was very upset when my supervisor choose to air a grievance she had with me in a staff meeting rather then meet with me privately. Up to that point I was in … read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
My boss is forcing me to use vacation pay instead of
My boss is forcing me to use vacation pay instead of utilizing a regular day off. I previously requested vacation for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. My manager gave me wednesday, thursday as regular of… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
23,984 satisfied customers
ON JAN THURSDAY 27TH, I WAS TOLD THAT I WOULD BE FIRED DUE
ON JAN THURSDAY 27TH, I WAS TOLD THAT I WOULD BE FIRED DUE TO A HR INVESTIGATION OF BEING TO STRICT WITH MY STAFF. I WAS ASKED TO LEAVE MY LAP TOP POWERED ON SO IS CAN MAP MY COMPUTER. I WAS UPSET ABO… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
Hello, I was terminated from a position last week inspite
Hello, I was terminated from a position last week inspite of the fact that my surpervisor said that the data shows that my program has done very well and my termination was not for performance. When I… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I have been working for a doctor in private practice for 3
I have been working for a doctor in private practice for 3 1/2 years. On Wednesday I went to my therapist and she spoke to my doctor and they wrote me an excuse for 2 weeks off work and believed this … read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
I work at UPS in the state of Tennessee and is a salaried employee,
I work at UPS in the state of Tennessee and is a salaried employee, I have had a really bad headache since June 24, 2011 and have taken some time off during that week and the next. My boss told me I c… read more
laborlawyer1
laborlawyer1
99 satisfied customers
Last week I spoke to my bosses regarding our administrator
Last week I spoke to my bosses regarding our administrator saying yes ma'am to me (I am male). When I ask her what did you say, she then said yes 'um. I was instructed to speak with the individual dir… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I have a question. I was employed by the post office for about
I have a question. I was employed by the post office for about 6 months and during that time I did not miss but one day. One of my coworkers called me to fill in for her because she was going on vacat… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
69,773 satisfied customers
Ive just been terminated from my job. I took some concerns
I've just been terminated from my job. I took some concerns to my boss on 12/07/09 of gender discrimination, hostile work environment, and harrassment. I was told that these concerns would be looked i… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,459 satisfied customers
I work for a construction flagging company. We are scheduled
I work for a construction flagging company. We are scheduled for 20-30 hours a week. Most of the time we don't get over 30 hours unless called out for someone. I was scheduled to work on Monday, Tuesd… read more
Expert
Expert

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