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 live in island, NY. I work for a private transportation
I live in long island, NY. I work for a private transportation company that's subcontractored by the county. I am an at will employee. My boyfriend whom I live with was sent home because his company c… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
25,499 satisfied customers
I work for a grocery store in Philadelphia. I have asthma,
I work for a grocery store in Philadelphia . I have asthma, copd and emphysema. I M prone to respatory infections... my work has no paid leave. Is there any help for someone like me too leave work and… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
12,162 satisfied customers
Follow Up] Covid/unemployment question in MA. two part: 1)
Follow Up] Customer: Hi. Covid/unemployment question in MA. two part: 1) will employers that lay off employees due to the affects of the pandemic see their unemployment insurance premiums increase bc … read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
I ma unable to work due to Covid-19. I am a primary
I ma unable to work due to Covid-19. I am a primary caregiver for twin 8yrs that noe have to be home schooled. I am also a caregiver for my mother who just recently had heart bypass surgery. My office… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
13,841 satisfied customers
Situation: a woman is working for a company that is not
Situation: a woman is working for a company that is not following CDC guidelines for safety at the office. The owner believes his business is essential but is not taking steps to protect his employees… read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
13,588 satisfied customers
I need to clarify if for qualifying reason #5, the 1st 2
I need to clarify if for qualifying reason #5, the 1st 2 weeks are unpaid if the employee doesn't qualify for reasons #1-#4 ?https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic/ffcra-employee-paid-leave General… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
138,612 satisfied customers
Work at a local factory and we are told we are classified as
Hey I work at a local factory and we are told we are classified as essential amid the Covid 19 crisis, we have barely had work in weeks and have been doing maintenance and repairs on our bosses person… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
75,901 satisfied customers
Follow Up] my job said they would not be giving paid time
Follow Up] Customer: Hello, my job said they would not be giving paid time off for employees any more. I am currently seeking help for flu-like symptoms related to Coronavirus. Do they still have to p… read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
I have Astma, I live in Montgomery, TX and I'm currently a
i have Astma, I live in Montgomery, TX and I'm currently a Terreitory Manager for a Flooring Distributor, my boss wants to take away my salary and put me on straight commision unless I change my posit… read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
I applied for unemployment but have been denied, but filed
I applied for unemployment but have been denied, but filed for an appeal. No hearing has been set and now we're in the middle of a crisis due to the COVID-19. Will there be an automatic reconsideratio… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
12,162 satisfied customers
Im working at a dermatologist office in WA state performing
I'm working at a dermatologist office in WA state performing laser services. I love what I do, and everyone that I work with. I have been there for 8 months. My treatment room is 9x10 with a bed, desk… read more
TexLaw
TexLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
4,347 satisfied customers
I filed for unemployment July 26th, accepted an agency job
I filed for unemployment July 26th, accepted an agency job July 28th, the agency mis-lead me and didn't tell me my pay rate was $10 for orientation, most cases were an hour drive away, and that I woul… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
75,901 satisfied customers
I notified "Kansas Job 1" on June 12th of my intent to leave
I notified "Kansas Job 1" on June 12th of my intent to leave with a weeks notice. I left "Kansas Job 1" due to accepting a job with more opportunity and less travel. I started working for "Kansas Job … read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
I was working for a company that was approx. 37 miles from
I was working for a company that was approx. 37 miles from my home when another company purchased my employers company. After several years they transferred the majority of the business to another loc… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
46,966 satisfied customers
I was given short notice by my employer that I need to travel
I was given short notice by my employer that I need to travel to Tunisia this Sunday. I do not want to go due to the unrest in this part of the country and my mother's health. Can I refuse to go and s… read more
LadyJustice
LadyJustice
Attorney & Counselor At Law
Doctoral Degree
410 satisfied customers
Im appealing my unemployment over the fact that I was constantly
I'm appealing my unemployment over the fact that I was constantly having to enter a confined space which was 35 ft deep with no fresh air ventilation and two sewerage pumps in the pit, the city had no… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,729 satisfied customers
I have file an appeal to my denied unemployment benefits, employer
I have file an appeal to my denied unemployment benefits, employer says I quit because of bringing my hrs. down to 34, this was not the reason, I offered to go down to 30 hrs., I filed a complaint to … read more
JPEsq
JPEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,086 satisfied customers
I have just been asked by my employer to resign. There is
I have just been asked by my employer to resign. There is a possiblity of serverance. I was told that if I was fired I would not be able to collect unemployement.… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,354 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