California Questions and Answers

I just accepted a job and start soon, however I have a doctors appointment that I schedule 3 months ago. They are now telling me I can not take time off during training. Is this correct they can terminate me starting due to this?
I start the job on the 28 and the appointment is on the 29 it's been scheduled for 3 month before I accepted this position
1 answer  |  asked Oct 18, 2021 4:35 PM [EST]  |  applies to California

Is telling a co-worker you don't care if she gets cancer or burns in hell sufficient reason for termination?
30-year employment -- one wrong sentence
1 answer  |  asked Sep 15, 2021 11:58 AM [EST]  |  applies to California

Is a non-interference clause in a contract valid in CA?
I run a professional corporation and am looking to contract with a non-profit whereby they want me to sign a non-interference agreement (in California). I believe this is illegal and would like them t...
1 answer  |  asked Jun 30, 2021 5:57 PM [EST]  |  applies to California

I was off on a year leave of absence and was awol separated from my job...the paperwork was already filled out just didn't have it in hand and couldn't pick it up due to covid... I been struggling every since... I believe I'm the only one in that departme
Is there anything I can do about this... I'm struggling with zero income
1 answer  |  asked Jun 29, 2021 2:49 PM [EST]  |  applies to California

The company that has paid my corporation for three years wants to make me an employee,start taxing,and w-2 me. I want to stay independent and keep paying my Corp.
Would love an answer or advise.
1 answer  |  asked Feb 28, 2021 03:22 AM [EST]  |  applies to California

I left my job at taco bell and I never received my last paycheck. I got terminated for job abandonment. Does that give then the right to do that? It's been over a week
What can I do to get my payment?
1 answer  |  asked Oct 1, 2020 5:28 PM [EST]  |  applies to California

I haven't received my severance pay in the time frame provided.
Hi, my employment was eliminated effective august 17th. I received a severance agreement and signed it effective august 25th. In the agreement in paragraph 2, section a, it says my lump sum will be re...
1 answer  |  asked Sep 11, 2020 10:04 AM [EST]  |  applies to California

I worked at a restaurant chain that closed down right after i was injured. I was told i had to go to their insurance companys doctors and i went and their the ones who gave me 40% disabled as result of the manager of the franchise. First the said you can
The franchise was Fresh Choice and i am trying to get someone to help me get our agreement of 100K and pay for my education to get into a new field of work which could be room and board tuition and th...
1 answer  |  asked Jul 19, 2020 4:35 PM [EST]  |  applies to California

Am I being taken advantage by being labeled as a private contractor ?
I was a recent graduate wanting to get working experience. I started volunteering and everything was going great. The person in charge decides to give me an offer as a private contractor. Basically th...
2 answers  |  asked May 24, 2020 12:16 AM [EST]  |  applies to California

Am I being taken advantage by being labeled as a private contractor ?
I was a recent graduate wanting to get working experience. I started volunteering and everything was going great. The person in charge decides to give me an offer as a private contractor. Basically th...
1 answer  |  asked May 24, 2020 12:13 AM [EST]  |  applies to California

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