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Can you legally be terminated while on medical leave?

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Can you legally be terminated while on medical leave?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  John replied 2 years ago.
Hi, thanks for submitting your question today. My name is John. I have over 13 years of legal and consulting experience in this area. I’m happy to assist you with your question today. I'm sorry to hear about your job loss.
I'll need to ask you some preliminary questions before I can give you an answer to your question.
What type of medical leave were you on? Was it FMLA leave? What, if any, reason did the employer give for the termination?