Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
First off thank you for your time. I am in a situation with
Second opinion] First off thank you for your time.I am in a situation with unemployment. I worked 8 hours and earned $90 during each week on my last payment request. I reported that to Texas Workforce… read more
Kimora Pope
Kimora Pope
JD
3,127 satisfied customers
Texas workforce denied payment request saying I reported
Texas workforce denied payment request saying I reported customary full time work when I only reported 8 hours of work and under the 25 percent of my benefit. I filed an appeal already but need the ne… read more
Jill
Jill
Employment Law Attorney
Doctoral Degree
357 satisfied customers
I read this re: pay cut. What are the rules for Colorado?
I read this re: pay cut. What are the rules for Colorado? Full time employer, small office 4 employees including owner. Thx:-)… read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,750 satisfied customers
I have an employee who is underperforming, and the thing is
I have an employee who is underperforming, and the thing is that she affects the business income directly, so if she does the job bad we loose customers, she often forget things, she always receives h… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,954 satisfied customers
I had two jobs, at one time. Then I was off the 1st one and
I had two jobs, at one time. Then I was laid off the 1st one and received unemployment for 6 months , now they are demanding that i return everything since i was still working the 2nd job. 1st job was… read more
Taylor
Taylor
Attorney
Juris Doctor
339 satisfied customers
as a part time employee if working an average of 30 hours
as a part time employee if working an average of 30 hours a week for over a year and the employer cuts my time back am i eligible to collect benefits.also if some days i work more than 8 hours arn't t… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
46,026 satisfied customers
Hi. Im from Pennsylvania. My former employer sold his dental
Hi. I'm from Pennsylvania. My former employer sold his dental practice to a dentist who eliminated all of the original staff (except for me) within about 2 weeks of taking over. She is now cutting my … read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,811 satisfied customers
I have a small dental practice in Texas. My regular office
I have a small dental practice in Texas. My regular office hours are Tues-Thurs, from 9-4pm. My staff is supposed to be at the office from 830am-4pm. I have a staff of 4. Three of these four have sign… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
How will taking a part time full commission sales job affect
How will taking a part time full commission sales job affect my unemployment benefits in North Carolina?… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,811 satisfied customers
what is the maximum percentage of an employees normal wage
what is the maximum percentage of an employee's normal wage that can be earned before the employee's unemployment compensation is denied in the state of California?… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,954 satisfied customers
My daughter works for the county of Brevard in the state Florida
My daughter works for the county of Brevard in the state Florida as a clerk of the court. She was notified at a meeting yesteday morning that her job was being outsourced to a private company. She was… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,954 satisfied customers
I am receiving a retirement from local government, however
I am receiving a retirement from local government, however I have worked the past 6 years for different company. I was terminated from employment and understand about being penalized a number of weeks… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,954 satisfied customers
Collecting Unemployment but now offered a commission only sales
Collecting Unemployment but now offered a commission only sales job w benefits....do I still get unemployment benefits as long as I report any income I "earn" that week or will the W2 form and being "… read more
Brent Blanchard
Brent Blanchard
Solo Practitioner
Doctoral Degree
1,964 satisfied customers
Retirement Payments - Section 8-1008 - Maryland Unemployment
Retirement Payments - Section 8-1008 - Maryland Unemployment Decisions Digest If the base period employer paid all of the contributions to the retirement plan, 100 percent of the retirement payments i… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,954 satisfied customers
Since Nov.15,2009 I have had no income. I contract (all taxes
Since Nov.15,2009 I have had no income. I contract (all taxes deducted from pay) and I have been laid off and Kentucky Dept. of Unemployment will not help us. Tech Force, Kentucky say they paid and re… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
139,884 satisfied customers
I live in Connecticut. I have worked as a part-time 20-25
I live in Connecticut. I have worked as a part-time 20-25 hours per week for my company for 9 consecutive years. If I am laid off, am I eligible for CT state unemployment compensation? I have searched… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
8,026 satisfied customers
In Texas if you take a full time job that is commission only
In Texas if you take a full time job that is commission only can you still collect UI benefits?… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
I relocated to another area of the state to help care for an
I relocated to another area of the state to help care for an ailing elderly parent. I quit my job and now applying for unemployment until I find another job. The adjudirator or commission denied me un… read more
Law Answers
Law Answers
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,675 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