Posts Tagged ‘job’

Employment Law?

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

My boyfriend has his contracted hours from 7:30 – 4:30 and he is paid accordingly. At 4:30 he is expected to pick up another member of staff and run him back to the yard where they work. This takes him to 6 and he does not get paid for the hour and a half running […]

How do I get past this immigration brick wall for civilian employment with a law enforcement agency????

Monday, October 25th, 2010

I am a Canadian trying to get a job in the US as a crime scene specialist. I have a Master’s degree in Forensic Science from the US. The problem is if I’ve been told they want to hire me they won’t help me with the immigration issue. Any advice to get past this brick […]

Any california employment law experts?

Sunday, October 3rd, 2010

I work in a department at a law firm with a woman who can only be described as a BULLY. She has a rep around this town wherever she has worked as a Bully, and has been disciplined at her last firm for always bullying the other staff members she worked with, and trying to […]

after more than 10 years of employment can my employer make me sign an employment contract?

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

over 8 years in the same position, hired without a contract, with just a general description of duties given. No training period when job started, learned as I went. Can I be dismissed if i refuse to sign? My employer makes uneeded negative comments, can this harassment be dealt with if it continues in the […]

What does the law say about employment history checks?

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

Can my former employer disclose why I left my job or can they only disclose start and end dates? I also omitted 2 former employers from my resume because I was only there for less than a month. Can new employers somehow find about these former employers if I omit them from my resume? If […]

Can I break an employment contract just signed today?

Monday, September 6th, 2010

I have just accepted a job and signed the contract and my current employer has made an offer I cannot refuse and am considering staying. Related Blogs Abroad CAD Designer Job Opening (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia) Saudi Arabia Jobs

what is a legal employment contract?

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

I signed a document titled "offer of employment" that included requested start date, requested acceptance date and benefits information. Will there be any legal repercussions if I dont start job? Related Blogs Monitor Your Online Reputation – Job Search News Fab Job… « Simply Grove L.A. Times: Some Facts For The Drug Czar — Marijuana’s […]

I have an employment contract however my office is moving 90 miles away. Can they still enforce the contract?

Friday, August 13th, 2010

The company is basically selling off its main assets and changing into an entirely different company that doesn’t really require my position. They are requiring me to commute to work. I do have a company vehicle but I also go to school full time, have two kids and my wife goes to school full time […]

I'm about to see my employment contract. I feel very reluctant to see it because I am sure the salary is low a?

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

I’m about to see my employment contract. I feel very reluctant to see it because I am sure the salary is low and I’ll have to accept such a low salary job. It is a shame. It proves that I am a dud, a wimp.People who know me will laugh at my incapability. They will […]

Ending an Employment Contract before fulfilling the Job?

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

I am being told to pay a large amount of $ because I did not serve the full 3 years of my employment contract. The amount of $ is supposedly supposed to cover the "training" of my job, and it is around 9K. I left the job because there were health related issues that occurred […]