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Demotion and pay cut
I started a new job as a Regional Operations Manager, I was in charge of three counties. at the time of hire, the company was opening six offices at the same time. A month later, I was told I was not ...
1 answer  |  asked Oct 8, 2016 8:37 PM [EST]  |  applies to Florida

Insurance industry, moved from FL to CA and a client would like to remain with me, but I signed NC
While employed by a large national broker in FL I signed non compete agreement which is valid for 2 years. I have 2 property and casualty clients in FL that would like to have me continue to write the...
1 answer  |  asked Oct 6, 2016 2:58 PM [EST]  |  applies to California

Should I submit a counter offer to the severance package my company has offered.
I was recently laid off by my company in North Carolina. I have 45 days to review and sign the severance package. The question I have is should I counter for more severance pay, they have given me the...
1 answer  |  asked Oct 2, 2016 11:54 AM [EST]  |  applies to North Carolina

Severance pay if you work in one state and live in another
Good Morning, I worked for a company for the past 10 years, I recently got let go and got a severance and I was wondering; If live in New York City and worked in New Jersey. How much tax would be take...
1 answer  |  asked Sep 30, 2016 09:03 AM [EST]  |  applies to New York

Thank you. Our company recently changed employment policy regarding vacation pay. Previously vacation time was earned monthly and able to accrue for 24 months. There was not a hard stop date, but eligibility was determined as of Jan. 1. Now the new policy
Previous personnel policy stated "Vacation allowance is based upon years of service with xxx. Annual vacation eligbility is deterrmined as of Jan. 1. Full time exeomp staff 20 vacation days or 1 2/3/ ...
1 answer  |  asked Sep 29, 2016 10:17 PM [EST]  |  applies to Florida

I was denied a job because I have a Dr's appointment once a month. Can an employer do that?
I received a job offer and excepted the job offer over the phone. I notified employer that I have a Dr's appointment once a month. I would be gone for two hours. I was called back and denied the job.
1 answer  |  asked Sep 29, 2016 2:09 PM [EST]  |  applies to Florida

My company closed my home office while I was away on an expat assignment. Now they are pressuring me
My company closed my home office while I was away on an expat assignment. Now they are pressuring me to accept a change to my assignment and a new agreement that is less favorable to me. I am an Ameri...
1 answer  |  asked Sep 29, 2016 02:00 AM [EST]  |  applies to Florida

I live in Pennsylvania. I work based on only Commission. When I don't have clients my boss wants me to stay but I don't get paid. Help
I am told I need to stay and I don't get paid if I don't have a client. How is this possible?
1 answer  |  asked Sep 28, 2016 6:17 PM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

Can a company deny vacation which has already been approved?
Can a company deny vacation which has already been approved?
1 answer  |  asked Sep 27, 2016 4:53 PM [EST]  |  applies to Florida

Can my job stop the 26 weeks i am allowed for Disability and fire me once my DI and FMLA time is use
I am on Disability and my FMLA just began. I have used all of my sick and vacation time, and my job began my State Disability at the end of July. Every time i submit my physician statements and have t...
1 answer  |  asked Sep 23, 2016 3:28 PM [EST]  |  applies to New York

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