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
I have a situation I was wondering about. Nevada County.
Hello I have a situation I was wondering about. JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: Nevada Clark County JA: What steps have you taken so far? Customer: None … read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Attorney
Juris Doctor
12,352 satisfied customers
As owner of a hair salon, Must I pay wages to an employee
As owner of a hair salon, Must I pay wages to an employee who is off work with flu-like symptoms? Yesterday, Anna got a doctors letter saying they are testing for flu; and new regulations require she … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
22,309 satisfied customers
My employee said he was exposed to COVID-19 and wants to
My employee said he was exposed to COVID-19 and wants to quarantine for 2 weeks and asked for full pay. What can we legally mandate him to provide us as proof he needs to quarantine so he qualifies fo… read more
Taylor
Taylor
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,379 satisfied customers
We have a small business (less than 15 employees). This is
We have a small business (less than 15 employees). This is the first time we have had someone out for three days because their wife and kids are awaiting COVID test results. We indicated to them they … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
If my company has less than 50 employees do we have to pay
If my company has less than 50 employees do we have to pay for leave time if: 1. the employee needs to stay home and care for a child that is not in school and does not have a child care provider. I d… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
In Madison WI. I have a question about Unemployment. I have
HI, This is Chris in Madison WI. I have a question about Unemployment. I have a staff that worked for me for just sgy of 12 weeks. I furloughed her and she got unemployment. But today she got a letter… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
Legal Eagle. WI employer here, about 75 on staff, non-union
Hello Legal Eagle. WI employer here, about 75 on staff, non-union health food store. Our cafe supervisor disclosed that his live-in girlfriend is ill w a fever and got tested for COVID today so she is… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
If an employee is on intermittent family paid leave under
Hello, if an employee is on intermittent family paid leave under the FFCRA Act, do you count the time as number of weeks or number of hours? The law states that the person has an extended leave of up … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
I have a question about Covid-19 furlough pay at 1/2 pay and
I have a question about Covid-19 furlough pay at 1/2 pay and labor pool duties assigned as well as unemployment … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
I have questions about the covid family care act. Illinois.
My employer called me back to work and I requested the leave and they refused me any leave so I resigned O am curious if there are any retaliation laws that may apply for a wrongful termination … read more
USLawyer
USLawyer
Attorney
JD
1,110 satisfied customers
Can a company force a person to take time off just for
Can a company force a person to take time off just for taking a voluntary antibody/coved test? Also has to use vacation time to do the time off 10 days … read more
AttorneyMatt
AttorneyMatt
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,532 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding unemployment and how is someone
Hello. I have a question regarding unemployment and how is someone eligible to collect if the employer will not furlough you or lay you off. My daughter is willing and able to work, but she is a singl… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
My question is in regards to FMLA/Disability/FFCRA
Hello again. My question is in regards ***** ***** interplay. I haven't had a lot of experience working with disability claims, but currently I believe we may have two employees who should be filing c… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
Our business has been closed as a non-essential business
Our business has been closed as a non-essential business since 3-26-2020. On April 3rd, an employee notified us she would be needing FFCRA since her children were out of school and one had no daycare.… read more
Attorney Wendy
Attorney Wendy
Member
Juris Doctorate
13,867 satisfied customers
Hope you are well. I am looking to return employees back
Hello,Hope you are well. I am looking to return employees back from furlough. their hours may change based on new business requirements. If for whatever reason they can't accommodate those hours, are … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
During this covid 19 I dont have a baby sitter for my son my
During this covid 19 I dont have a baby sitter for my son my fiancee works in the evening I was usually working all day as I'm a manager at a restaurant but now I dont have a baby sitter so I would ha… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
71,817 satisfied customers
I'm the General Manager for a business. Due to the Covid-19
Hello. I'm the General Manager for a business. Due to the Covid-19 crisis, I need to dissolve my front desk supervisor position. I was planning to layoff my front desk supervisor but before I did, she… read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
24,297 satisfied customers
My son is homeless he is 21 and has a girl friend. they
my son is homeless he is 21 and has a girl friend. they lived with us for 6mo to allow him to save money. he didnt and has so many collection agencies after him he cant rent an apt. we are retired so … read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
12,765 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

51,739 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

33,013 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,261 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

309 satisfied customers

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

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

22,309 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