Posts Tagged ‘consequences’

Do I forfeit pay if I signed an employment contract but quit my job without notice?

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

I live in Virginia. My employment contract is not for a designated period of time but part of it states that I have to give three weeks’ notice. There is nothing about the consequences of not giving notice. I am a salaried, management employee. If I leave without notice, can they withhold my last paycheck? […]

Can I break an employment contract where I have been hired to cover a one-year maternity leave.?

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

I am 8 months into my 1 yr contract and now have the opportunity for a permanent position. Will there be any consequences from accepting another position? I would hate to leave my current employer in such a difficult position, but I need something permanent and i would hate to give up this opportunity. Related […]