Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
Wendy. again and new question. I am hiring a new director of
Hi Wendy. This is Sakthi again and new question. I am hiring a new director of nursing and this role is full-time employee and 40 hours work and no-time pay. However, my business is the in-home servic… read more
Attorney Wendy
Attorney Wendy
Member
Juris Doctorate
7,189 satisfied customers
Wondering if a hospital can lower my pay after 7 years of
Hi. Wondering if a hospital can lower my pay after 7 years of service...changing from hourly to per line count (medical transcriptionist) without my signature. I am in Arizona. … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,878 satisfied customers
What are the potential legal ramifications if my small
What are the potential legal ramifications if my small business misses payroll by 3 days? I have 35 employees. Company HQ is in Virginia.… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
I work hospital - almost 30 years now. Management has been in turmoil with complete
I work for a hospital - almost 30 years now. Management has been in turmoil with complete turnovers in all ADMIN positions. Prior year did not have a CEO, COO or CFO. I have always been a star unit di… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
137,094 satisfied customers
I am being bulled and harassed in my work place. I have been
I am being bulled and harassed in my work place. I have been their 16 years putting up with it because I was so afraid of losing my job! I took a new position where this person isn't my boss but now s… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Partner
Doctoral Degree
73,225 satisfied customers
I work for an EMS service and now their coming up with the
I work for an EMS service and now their coming up with the idea that they can use the lower trained people to do transfers from one hospital to another back to back to back just so they dont send doub… read more
TexLaw
TexLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
4,347 satisfied customers
My question pertains to my former employer. I resigned from
My question pertains to my former employer. I resigned from my job as a head coach at a private school after I felt I was targeted with a hair follicle test because the athletic director did not feel … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
42,454 satisfied customers
This is such a strange event, Im not sure I can explain it
This is such a strange event, I'm not sure I can explain it well. But I'm upset and angry. I'm a traveling Cath Lab nurse, I've been reassigned by the hospital I work for 3 times (that means they like… read more
RESPONDER9
RESPONDER9
336 satisfied customers
I am a Perioperative Director (OR head nurse) and work with
I am a Perioperative Director (OR head nurse) and work with a physician who frequently openly insults me and other staff members, is very demeaning, critical and manipulative. She has manipulated situ… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,888 satisfied customers
Im in the mist of a hostile work environment that has resulted
I'm in the mist of a hostile work environment that has resulted in 5 employees either being fired or forced to resign within a 1 1/2 year time frame. The oppressor involves a director of accounting fo… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
I am a leased employee, assigned to a small business that is
I am a leased employee, assigned to a small business that is owned by a unincorporated sole-proprietor, for the past three years in Illinois. I recently found out that I am expecting and will need to … read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I signed the following agreement. Does this mean that I cannot
I signed the following agreement. Does this mean that I cannot start my own business? Does this mean I cant work for another employer in the same industry? AGREEMENT NOT TO COMPETE, SOLICIT OR DISCLOS… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
Dear Lawyers, I an creating an estate plan and came across
Dear Lawyers, I an creating an estate plan and came across an issue that I always wondered about but never resolved. I worked full-time for a large company between 1987 to 1995: the last year they lai… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,628 satisfied customers
I had been at my job with a big hospital for 15 years; I started
I had been at my job with a big hospital for 15 years; I started off as a nurse tech (student), registered nurse, nurse manager, and then nurse director. My work performance evalations have been great… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I began a job February 1 2010 after a lengthy interview process.
I began a job February 1 2010 after a lengthy interview process. I was called that day Mon the 1st at 8:00am being told to report for position at 1:00pm. My position was middle management reporting to… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I was fired because several of us reported concerns about not
I was fired because several of us reported concerns about not following state and federal regualtions to the Board of Directors for a Long Term care facility. I was called in a week later and told tha… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
i have worked as a wholesale rep for a mtg company (account ...
i have worked as a wholesale rep for a mtg company (account exec) for 5 yrs 11mo, my production has dropped significantly over the past 8 months, i discovered i am going to be let go tomorrow (i did f… read more
Jogoesq
Jogoesq
attorney
Doctoral Degree
258 satisfied customers
Hi, I do like to expand a new business in the US. We are a ...
Hi, I do like to expand a new business in the US. We are a company situated in Japan therefore we are going to get a L-1 visa in order to have a branch,sister or subsidiary in the US. Does the new bra… read more
JENN
JENN
Bachelor's Degree
140 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