Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
Can I get a human resource record sealed? Ca. I am getting
Can I get a human resource record sealed? JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: Ca JA: What steps have you taken so far? Customer: I am getting to get a copy o… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
5 satisfied customers
Are letters of resignation considered private? A former
Are letters of resignation considered private? A former employee cited health reasons for her resignation and is angry that it was shared as her reason. … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,524 satisfied customers
California Union rep and whistleblower: I am a union rep at
California Union rep and whistleblower:I am a union rep at my company and I have been complaining about the way managers do their jobs, pick on new hires that are on probation and retaliation against … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
I am a school bus driver required to have yearly physicals.
I am a school bus driver required to have yearly physicals. The district I work for has just hired an individual, that I have conflict with, to oversee the drivers. Is there a hipaa guideline or law p… read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
12,463 satisfied customers
My husband's medical records were reviewed without his permission
My husband's medical records were reviewed without his permission at a VA Hospital by a supervisor where he is an employee over a false allegation against him. I was wondering what the best advice for… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I am the HR Director small government Library. We are
I am the HR Director for a small government Library. We are a Special District and are not governed by any City, County, or State. We are governed by a 5 member Board (unpaid). We survive on local pro… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
yakmMy supervisor/program director in a large school district,
yakmMy supervisor/program director in a large school district, asked for specific detail regarding an upcoming absence requested by an employee. The department was Health Services in a school district… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
My husband and I send our kids to a private school which is
My husband and I send our kids to a private school which is 18 miles from our home. Our school district only provides busing within a 15 mile radius. My parents (my children's grandparents) live in an… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I founded an outdoor education ministry in August of 2010 after
I founded an outdoor education ministry in August of 2010 after having been in this ministry since 1998. There are two different Christian Camps that I rent, one in Northern California and one in Sout… read more
A.J.
A.J.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,796 satisfied customers
My employer gave out medical information to someone outside
My employer gave out medical information to someone outside our office who is no longer employed there. I work for a school district and have on tape where she stated she has done this twice out of th… read more
LADYLAWYER
LADYLAWYER
Owner of my own law firm
Juris Doctor
6,438 satisfied customers
Several public school employees have filed similar grievances
Several public school employees have filed similar grievances against administrators. These same administrators "investigated" the allegations and ran the meetings. They then wrote up the reply letter… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
I was put on 10 days without pay because of the person Im
I was put on 10 days without pay because of the person I'm supervising was not on top of her reporting caused the school Food Service lost $41,000. There were several contacts made before I was contac… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,775 satisfied customers
If staff members and ED of a non profit have grievances filed
If staff members and ED of a non profit have grievances filed against the board of directors, can the BOD go through the staff personnel files?… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,014 satisfied customers
Can you envision any circumstance wherein a manager could be
Can you envision any circumstance wherein a manager could be the focus of a grievance by an employee two months ago, an investigation launched, the results in, the manager promised "counseling" (the f… read more
Anne_C
Anne_C
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
13 satisfied customers
Im a high school teacher and a parent/legal guardian asked
I'm a high school teacher and a parent/legal guardian asked to see my personnel file/emailed to her, how much of my personnel file is public and how much is private information: besides my S.S. # XXXX… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
my child was given a saliva drug test in her class room along
my child was given a saliva drug test in her class room along with the other students.after every one had taken the test,she,along with tree others were told to get their books and go to the office.th… read more
Legalwriter
Legalwriter
Attorney
Juris Doctor
201 satisfied customers
My daughter graduated from high school in january 08 and ...
My daughter graduated from high school in january 08 and now the school is refusing to give her her diploma because she owes senior fees, she cant start college without it. The high school is not priv… read more
Lawgirl
Lawgirl
Founder
Doctoral Degree
4,606 satisfied customers
Recently a former customer sent a complaint letter
Recently a former customer sent a complaint letter about me to my immediate supervisor. One of the three issues raised in the letter were true, two were where I had followed company policy to the lett… read more
truthfinder
truthfinder
Educational Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,124 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:

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

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,658 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

44,266 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< 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