Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

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

Related Legal Questions
Do I have any negotiating room if my employer is ending my
Do I have any negotiating room if my employer is ending my furlough but asking me to come back to a different position and a pay cut?… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
26,392 satisfied customers
MY wifes company auto inrolled her in unemployment and she
MY wifes company auto inrolled her in unemployment and she was able to find a seasonally job she kept getting unemployment money it … read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
19,107 satisfied customers
My company has experienced a reduction in work due to Covid
My company has experienced a reduction in work due to Covid 19. I was supposed to be furloughed after 7/10/20. Today my employer asked me for my resignation letter. They offered me a position with ano… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
54,909 satisfied customers
My wife works as a massage therapist for Omni Barton Creek
My wife works as a massage therapist for Omni Barton Creek Resort. She was on furlough but refused to return to work because she is afraid of engaging in hours of close contact with COVID 19 still on … read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
10,780 satisfied customers
I have a furlough question also. I work as a merchandiser
I have a furlough question also. I work as a merchandiser for large retail greeting card company. Furloughed 03/18/20. I must add I am 64 years old and in my state seniors are under stay at home order… read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
19,107 satisfied customers
I was furloughed from my current job due to covid19 and have
Hi, I was furloughed from my current job due to covid19 and have been receiving unemployment benefits. I just got a new job but the start date isn't until August. If I tell my current job that I won't… read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
19,107 satisfied customers
How much this cost. I just need to know if I am furloughed,
I just need to know if I am furloughed, if my job has to bring me back to the same position and hours. Or can they recall me and expect me to take less hours and work? … read more
Matthew
Matthew
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,228 satisfied customers
If my company furloughed me do to coronavirus, and I was a
If my company furloughed me do to coronavirus, and I was a full time employee. Can they recall me and expect me to take a part time position?… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
11,769 satisfied customers
I have a question in regards to my employment in California.
I have a question in regards ***** ***** employment in California … read more
SuccESQ
SuccESQ
Juris Doctorate
2,423 satisfied customers
Illimois dept of unemployment insurance sent us an audit
Illimois dept of unemployment insurance sent us an audit form for my wife … read more
legalgems
legalgems
Juris Doctorate
21,208 satisfied customers
We are a Non-Profit in California. There are two full time
We are a Non-Profit in California. There are two full time employees and hand a handful of contractors.We have decided (Board and Staff) that a Furlough is in the best interest of the company due to f… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
6,350 satisfied customers
Hi, asking a question for a friend here: A friend received
Hi, asking a question for a friend here: A friend received an offer for a job from a company in California. The company is a budding fashion design firm, with about 50 people and $25 million in revenu… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Ellen, in Fredericksburg, Va is 58 and allowed a woman to move
Ellen, in Fredericksburg, Va is 58 and allowed a woman to move into her house to help pay the bills. No written agreement was ever made and 4 months later this woman hasn't paid any money and had a gr… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
49,385 satisfied customers
My doctor did nt fill out my disability forms and as a result
My doctor did nt fill out my disability forms and as a result i lost my job since i was off work for a period of tiime. Unemployment keeps sending me additional forms to fill out due to my job said i … read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
my wife works as a nanny in nyc,she has not quite a year on
my wife works as a nanny in nyc,she has not quite a year on the job. she signed a contract upon hiring,stating duties ,salary, and benefits.she has worked without any problems of any kind ,fullfilling… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
An employee was terminated from his/her job. The company offered
An employee was terminated from his/her job. The company offered the employee to sign a legal release to avoid a lawsuite. The employee refused to sign legal release. The company paid severance pay to… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
EO Legal Adviser and Assistant Professor
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
22,458 satisfied customers
My wife lost her job of three years due to a company restructure
My wife lost her job of three years due to a company restructure on Friday April 10, 2009. They have an opening and she has an interview tomorrow (Monday the 13th) at 2:30 but she really does not want… read more
Lawgirl
Lawgirl
Founder
Doctoral Degree
4,606 satisfied customers
I foolishly loaned a women $1200 with no written ...
I foolishly loaned a women $1200 with no written contract. I borrowed $ from a Visa. She was girfriend at time and said she would pay me in 2 weeks. Less than 2 weeks after I loaned her the money she … read more
J D Haas
J D Haas
Trial Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,998 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

24,699 satisfied customers

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

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

49,385 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

29,324 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,245 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

306 satisfied customers

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

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

20,386 satisfied customers

30 years in civil, probate, real estate, elder law

< 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