Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

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

Related Employment Law Questions
My employer is forcing me to work back at the office even
My employer is forcing me to work back at the office even though the other people there wont wear masks per the wa state mandate saying its unenforcable and on the same call gave me 2 write ups for pr… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,122 satisfied customers
I work for an airline and they are forcing us to wear masks
I work for an airline and they are forcing us to wear masks at all times. I read the CDC recommends wearing masks but it's not mandated how can they force us to wear masks i have asthma and this is no… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,122 satisfied customers
I work for the Illinois Stat Police as a dispatcher in Des
I work for the Illinois Stat Police as a dispatcher in Des Plaines. My immediate supervisor just asked me to turn my homemade Trump mask to the blank side because 2 people complained. I never once bro… read more
Attorney Wendy
Attorney Wendy
Member
Juris Doctorate
9,919 satisfied customers
Can my job tell me to make guest at a cook out at my house
Can my job tell me to make guest at a cook out at my house wear mask, and everyone must always be 6ft apart just because most of them our my coworkers. … read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
14,905 satisfied customers
My question is about the company I work for being able to
My question is about the company I work for being able to force its employees to start wearing a mask. There have been no cases of covid-19 at our facility and was wondering if I had the right to refu… read more
Cameron
Cameron
President/Attorney
JD
343 satisfied customers
I work for Lowe's and they are forcing us to wear masks or
I work for Lowe's and they are forcing us to wear masks or go home. Can they legally do this? … read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
18,284 satisfied customers
My employer is making us wear masks— I am server working in
My employer is making us wear masks— I am server working in extreme heat conditions. I am finding that I am overheating, having headaches and feeling dizzy often. We don't take breaks and we wear long… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,122 satisfied customers
Can my employer require me to wear a mask or shield at work.
Can my employer require me to wear a mask or shield at work … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,122 satisfied customers
I have a question about wearing a mask at work. I have
Good Morning. I have a question about wearing a mask at work. … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
141,116 satisfied customers
Do I need to provide my employees with masks if they are
Do I need to provide my employees with masks if they are working with the public? Can I provide disposable surgical masks? … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,122 satisfied customers
I have questions about something that is affecting my life
Hello my name is***** have questions about something that is affecting my life in a very serious way. My workplace during covid has been breaking safety rules that they have noted that everyone follow… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,993 satisfied customers
Due to covid 19 my job is requiring me to use a face mask.
Due to covid 19 my job is requiring me to use a face mask. Due to medical conditions I am not able to use the cloth masks. for the past month and a half I've been using a protective face shield. But n… read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
14,905 satisfied customers
What are my rights regarding an employer ordering me to wear
Second opinion] What are my rights regarding an employer ordering me to wear a mask?… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Employment Lawyer
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
14,756 satisfied customers
I need to know if I have any rights concerning being forced
I need to know if I have any rights concerning being forced to take a leave of absence from work today with no pay because I can not wear a gas mask? … read more
SeanEsq
SeanEsq
Managing Attorney
JD
8,974 satisfied customers
Do I have to wear a face mask when my employer is telling me
Do I have to wear a face mask when my employer is telling me to even though it is not required by osha to wear one to do my job … read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,866 satisfied customers
I am still working. Effective today my employer circulated a
I am still working. Effective today my employer circulated a letter stating a surgical mask was a requirement at work come Monday without any mandate from the government, state or federal. What is my … read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
18,284 satisfied customers
I work full time and am also the sole proprietor of a small
I work full time and am also the sole proprietor of a small online business. Medical issues have forced me to apply for FMLA. Will I be in violation of FMLA if I take an occasional 1-3 days off for me… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,107 satisfied customers
My wife started a part-time night-time seasonal employment
My wife started a part-time night-time seasonal employment at Amazon at a warehouse in Fremont, CAva week ago. Unfortunately her shift schedule is not compatible with driving kids to schools and twin … read more
SeanEsq
SeanEsq
Managing Attorney
JD
8,974 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

14,756 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

13,009 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

4,107 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Ray

Ray

Employment lawyer

3,866 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