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Hello, my hours have been reduced from 50 to 28 the past couple weeks and will continue to be so the next several weeks at least. I live in Colorado. I have read some articles about applying for unemp...
1 answer  |  asked Apr 25, 2020 07:59 AM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

What can I do if I feel I'm being harassed by my supervisor because of depression and anxiety?
I have suffered from mild depression and anxiety for several years. I have worked for my employer for 8 years and during that time I have seen counselors and have gone on and off anxiety medication. I...
1 answer  |  asked Mar 31, 2020 09:24 AM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

Is Employee Overtime exempt if there is a contract between employer and employee for 50 hours instead of 40?
An employee would like to be salaried an allowed to work more than 40 hours a week. I try to keep overtime to a minimum but they want the flexibility. They are a manager of shop and don't make enough ...
1 answer  |  asked Feb 13, 2020 09:44 AM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

I've been working for the same company 24 yrs. After my boss passed, the new boss demoted me immediately and 3years later accused me of stealing, then fired me. I'm very upset and depressed. Can I sue?
My boss accused me of stealing then fired me. I've been discriminated against by this man. I've worked for this company for 24 years. I was coming upon my 25th year when he falsely accused me. I did n...
1 answer  |  asked Feb 12, 2020 9:49 PM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

I hired an employee with an offer letter with salary, bonus eligibility, PTO, etc. in Dec. 2017. The employee resigned Dec 2018 and was rehired Jan 2019. No new offer letter was given. Do I have to honor the original offer letter since the employee resign
The employee resigned again Jan 2020.
1 answer  |  asked Jan 23, 2020 7:32 PM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

Death threats in perceived same sex gay bashing messages being left by a coworker
I begin to see these messages in my office and work area and at first thought it was just one of the guys joking with me here at work. However, as the days passed, the messages begin to increase in th...
1 answer  |  asked Dec 11, 2019 1:41 PM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

Is this constructive discharge or retaliation?
I have been employed by my employer for a little over three years.  Working on average 30 hours a week.  We recently acquired a new store manager.  To start she was giving me the same amount of hou...
1 answer  |  asked Nov 9, 2019 1:41 PM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

My Colorado company is changing the commission structure, is this legal?
My Colorado company is changing the commission structure a week before the quarter ends. The company claims that the commission plan is the same, but through the quarter the sales managers and directo...
1 answer  |  asked Jun 27, 2019 09:25 AM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

My job is ending in 6 weeks due to site closing, my specific department has been sent to Mexico. Does this make any difference in my unemployment benefits in colorado?
My department is being closed out in the states and being sent 100% to Mexico. there are 4 of us currently employed in the department here in Colorado. The site is being closed March 31st, due to comp...
1 answer  |  asked Feb 16, 2017 12:18 PM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

I live in Colorado and my employer came up with A new attendance policy. If you are a min late they will deduct 30 mins from your personal or floating worked, is it legal for them to deduct that ? I am not a salary employee and work 10 hrs a day 40 hrs a
Employer deducting 30 mins from personal or fh time if you are a min late. I work 10 hrs a day 40 hrs a week. Not salary
1 answer  |  asked Feb 8, 2016 08:07 AM [EST]  |  applies to Colorado

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