Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
Thanks for this chat service! This is an EDD California
Hi, thanks for this chat service! This is an EDD California (unemployment insurance benefits) COVID-19 question: I am a psychologist receiving 1099 misc income 2 months in arrears. Since 3.29.20 the S… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,086 satisfied customers
I didn't get my claims paid. I was but expecting to come
I didn't get my claims paid. I was laid but expecting to come back to work. Is that a disqualifiier? … read more
Jean C
Jean C
J.D.
3,588 satisfied customers
Follow Up] Off due to Coronavirus EDD CA denied me UI?
Follow Up] Customer: Laid off due to Coronavirus EDD CA denied me UI? Expert: Hi...I'm Melissa. I am a CA licensed attorney, so I can definitely help you. I am sorry to hear this, although it is happe… read more
melissamesq
melissamesq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,692 satisfied customers
I have spent nearly my entire career in CA, was off due to
I have spent nearly my entire career in CA, was laid off due to pandemic, CA EDD has denied me UI? I called the Governors office and they hung up on me. No way to get any response from CA EDD UI eithe… read more
USLawyer
USLawyer
Attorney
JD
919 satisfied customers
UI claim question for California: I was furloughed by my
UI claim question for California: I was furloughed by my current part time job and encourage to apply for UI until we go back to work. BUT, I applied for UI back in Septemober 2019 - and denied. Sorry… read more
Pamela Newman
Pamela Newman
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
373 satisfied customers
I am registered with Edd and attempting to complete an
I am registered with Edd and attempting to complete an unemployment claim online - … read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,086 satisfied customers
KimpP, For the UI claim form, I marked "yes" in the question
Hi KimpP,For the UI claim form, I marked "yes" in the question of " Did you refuse any work" and I am going to have a phone interview from EDD for my eligibility UI. How do i talk with EDD representat… read more
Kimora Pope
Kimora Pope
JD
3,056 satisfied customers
I (and my former employer) are located in San Francisco, CA.
I (and my former employer) are located in San Francisco, CA. I was recently terminated from a new position at the end of my 3 month "probationary period". I was told the reasons for my termination wer… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
11,789 satisfied customers
I was the victim of a physical/sexual assault which left me
I was the victim of a physical/sexual assault which left me temporarily disabled. I collected state disability (CA), returned to work for approximately 3 weeks, and was laid off. Since that time, I ha… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
25,803 satisfied customers
Im in CA, and I dont know if I have any options with my situation.
I'm in CA, and I don't know if I have any options with my situation. Here are the facts: I worked with a company for 15 years ($75k+/year), I was recruited by another company and started with them (be… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,888 satisfied customers
Applying for Disability while on Unemployment for over 18 months. BACKGROUND
Applying for Disability while on Unemployment for over 18 months. BACKGROUND I'm 35 in CA & diagnosed w/ "severe" Rheumatoid Arthritis for many years. Usually, pain is controlled w/meds. Most debilita… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
Although I lost the good cause part with my appeal, Im trying
Although I lost the "good cause" part with my appeal, I'm trying to win against the penalties imposed for "wilful of withholding of evidence." The ALJ's found me guilty of that despite my argument. Wi… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,712 satisfied customers
My initial claim for unemployment runs out at the end of November
My initial claim for unemployment runs out at the end of November 2010, how do I go about filing for an extention?… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I received an email stating the expert didnt see a question
I received an email stating the expert didn't see a question in the text sent. Apparently not all the text was submitted. The following was the original question: I was laid off Oct 2008, have been re… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,712 satisfied customers
can i backdate a second filing to 3/09 on an original UI CA
can i backdate a second filing to 3/09 on an original UI CA claim which expired 1/09, to access 4 mos of eligible ABP wages earned right before start of1/08 claim? I did not work during original claim… read more
Cedric
Cedric
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
2,088 satisfied customers
I reside in Los Angeles,CA and I would like to ask a question
I reside in Los Angeles,CA and I would like to ask a question regarding being denied for a 2nd extension for Unemployemnt Insurance (UI) benefits. On January 27th, 2010 I appeared in court to submit m… read more
Cedric
Cedric
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
2,088 satisfied customers
Im trying to figure out whether or not I will receive the
I'm trying to figure out whether or not I will receive the first extension for unemployment. According to the CA EDD website, the first date the extension can begin is December 20, 2009. I will have n… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
I was laid off from work in Jan. 09 (CA) & have been collecting
I was laid off from work in Jan. 09 (CA) & have been collecting UI benefits since then. In late April 09, I did some freelance work for the same company that laid me off. I reported my work to EDD as … read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 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

14,410 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

12,954 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

4,305 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

4,016 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Ray

Ray

Employment lawyer

3,750 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