Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
Can a U.S. employer pay a resident in Spain as an employee
Can a U.S. employer pay a resident in Spain as an employee with a W-2? … read more
Sean Lopez
Sean Lopez
Managing Attorney
JD
2,663 satisfied customers
I suspect my job might be illegally classified as exempt and
Hi! I suspect my job might be illegally classified as exempt and was hoping to get a better idea of whether or not this might be the case. Details:I am a college track/cross country coach at a private… read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
I'm a full time employee, but subject to call offs when
I'm a full time employee, but subject to call offs when slow. If I work less than 30 hours, my employers policy dictates that I use PTO time to make 30 hours, and maintain eligibility for my FT benefi… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
10,895 satisfied customers
I am a US Citizen and the platform I want to use requires
I am a US Citizen and the platform I want to use requires that employees have a social security number? I want to outsource the work to a different country. Is there a way to get around this such as m… read more
melissamesq
melissamesq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,491 satisfied customers
I live in Salt Lake City, UT. The business I work for is in
I live in Salt Lake City, UT. The business I work for is in Salt Lake City, UT. I am on Salary of $35,000. I am not in any way a manager. I am a retail sales associate. The company I work for is a sma… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,293 satisfied customers
I live in Minnesota and I am a consultant. The recruiting
I live in Minnesota and I am a consultant. The recruiting company is from Delaware and the company the hired me is in Honolulu, HI. They promised me a high compensation and I proceeded to move to Hawa… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
41,721 satisfied customers
I have been a salaried manager for the past year and a half.
I have been a salaried manager for the past year and a half. My employer is threatening to cut my salary due to slow business. Is this legal in the state of Ohio??… read more
John
John
Employment Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,293 satisfied customers
I work part time at a local radio station. During hurricane
I work part time at a local radio station. During hurricane sandy, 5 employees, including the Program Director and Station Manager were stuck at the station. Because the station has an advertising rel… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,765 satisfied customers
12 years ago, I went for training at the main headquarters
12 years ago, I went for training at the main headquarters of a company half-way across the country. although i had already been employeed by the franchise of this company for 7 years, i was asked to … read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
If a multinational company with a location in the united states
If a multinational company with a location in the united states has a bonus system that is in place for its overseas employees and the Sr manager of the US location also receives a bonus. Do the local… read more
Delta-Lawyer
Delta-Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,529 satisfied customers
How is it legal for a company that employs canadians and Americans
How is it legal for a company that employs canadians and Americans for the same positions to pay the canadians $10.00 more per hour than they do the Americans? And a higher per firm and the company pa… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I am employed by a New Jersey company (A). I report indirectly
I am employed by a New Jersey company (A). I report indirectly to a person who is an officer of company A (COO). This person also works for another company (B). I was approached by this person at the … read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I got unfair dismissed last month when I was in Hospital. I
I got unfair dismissed last month when I was in Hospital. I worked at Army base in Korea. I was a government contracter. I can law suit for that. How I can find right lawyer?… read more
PhilCave
PhilCave
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,069 satisfied customers
Hi, I am a S Korean nationality having been working for Portuguese
Hi, I am a S Korean nationality having been working for Portuguese public company promoting trade and investmen(AICEP). I was hired through a portuguese ambassador in Seoul in May 2002 by AICEP. Contr… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
71,409 satisfied customers
I am a salaried employee(the only employees in the company
I am a salaried employee(the only employees in the company besides the owner) and have worked many times over the past year and a half at 50-70 hours per week. This winter around the holidays it has s… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,888 satisfied customers
I am currently live and am employed in WI as an hourly employee,
I am currently live and am employed in WI as an hourly employee, employed by an implement retail dealer. I work in the Sales Dept directly for the General Sales Manager/Owner of the company, and I ave… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
39 years experience with the auto dealers, last 15 years as
39 years experience with the auto dealers, last 15 years as parts manager. Was offered employment at a highline dealership in NC. Took the offer & moved myself & my family From Texas To NC. Started On… read more
CALawyer
CALawyer
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,622 satisfied customers
I have a resident apartment manager (family of 4) of an 18
I have a resident apartment manager (family of 4) of an 18 unit apt in CA. I give them free rent & based on the minimum wages & the amount of hours worked, the minimum wage is met. However, I recently… read more
Cedric
Cedric
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
2,088 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