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 know for a fact of an employer who has been paying his
I know for a fact of an employer who has been paying his employees in cash and holding back what they would have paid in taxes. He also gives them checks for wages (for the cash amount) but has them h… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
134,849 satisfied customers
I'm an independent contractor (trucking). Lately its been to
I'm an independent contractor (trucking). Lately its been harder to cash/deposit my pay checks due to NSF in their account. This has been going on for about three months with the funds making an appea… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
2,562 satisfied customers
My daughter is having a terrible time with a bank in Boston
My daughter is having a terrible time with a bank in Boston Mass. What is happening is about ten days ago, she got her first pay roll check. She has direct deposit. However, her money has not been dep… read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,419 satisfied customers
I am the Accounting Manager at a small, privately held LLC
I am the Accounting Manager at a small, privately held LLC (30 employees), and am the only person in the accounting department so I do everything. Our company hasn't been doing well financially and we… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
69,737 satisfied customers
Patrick, The employee in question to a salaried termed and
Patrick, The employee in question to a salaried termed and final check.... So since the accounts were frozen, (I didn't know this at the time I wrote her check) the employee, who waited a bit to depos… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
10,677 satisfied customers
I work for a large health care system. recently our payroll
I work for a large health care system. recently our payroll department let us (several Registered Nurses) know that , we had been over paid for the last several weeks. We have a pay shift known as "Cr… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
40,882 satisfied customers
I work for a company based in Tampa Florida but actually work
I work for a company based in Tampa Florida but actually work in the Netherlands Antilles. I have wage taxes withheld for local taxes in the NA. I have two contracts one for the US holding company and… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,206 satisfied customers
My sister is employed for a company that consistently pays
My sister is employed for a company that consistently pays their employees several days after the paychecks are due to be paid. On two occassions the paychecks, once issued, bounced and had to be re-r… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
My husbands company wont compensate for NSF fees for OD because
My husband's company won't compensate for NSF fees for OD because they didn't disclose that the paycheck was cut out to him instead of being a direct deposit when we requested a change to a new instit… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I work in inside sales in the State of Kentucky. I was paid
I work in inside sales in the State of Kentucky. I was paid my weekly salary by direct deposit on 11/24 for hours worked /work performed 11/13-11/20. On 11/24 I resigned. I resigned due to 7 weeks in … read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
My employer has decided to charge all employees $1/paycheck
My employer has decided to charge all employees $1/paycheck to have the check direct deposited. The $1 is being taken out post tax. This doesn't seem right on both accounts. I live and work in Califor… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I use direct deposit for my payroll check. The company did
I use direct deposit for my payroll check. The company did not pay me for 2 weeks of work. There was a computer glich that had me a being on medical leave which I was not! I have bounced several perso… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
I am a golf professional at a Country Club and make most of
I am a golf professional at a Country Club and make most of my money through teaching. The club wants to charge an extra $10 an hour or $20 per hour above the previous years normal rate and put that t… read more
Anne
Anne
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,149 satisfied customers
A check issued to an employee of mine bounced through a banking
A check issued to an employee of mine bounced through a banking error of my overdraft protection account not kicking in on the other. I informed her as soon as I fond ot to make good on it but....Mean… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
6,273 satisfied customers
I resigned from a management position in Louisiana on 8/10/0
I resigned from a management position in Louisiana on 8/10/08 with my final salary due 8/14/08. The company owed me $3000 in expense reimbursements. They have continued to direct deposit my salary eve… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,455 satisfied customers
My employer switched to a new payroll company and today was ...
My employer switched to a new payroll company and today was the first paycheck to be issued. I have automatic deposit and, due to their error, I was not payed. They continually told me that the only t… read more
Anne
Anne
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,149 satisfied customers
Evening. My bookeeper quit without notice leaving keys
Evening. My bookeeper quit without notice leaving keys and a one paragraph note dated today. She the proceeded to write herself two checks. The first for last weeks salary and the second for what she … read more
Paralegal Bill
Paralegal Bill
Associate Degree
1,110 satisfied customers
My employer withheld money from my pay check for group ...
My employer withheld money from my pay check for group insurance each pay period for me and my family. The employer did not pay the insurance premium and our group coverage was cancelled. We were not … read more
Terri
Terri
Clinical Psychologist
Master Degree
628 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