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Can both parents be considered Primary Care Giver to a newborn when working at the same workplace?

No, you cannot be. The whole concept of "primary caregiver" is that the caregiving …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 days ago

Is helping a friend considered volunteer/unpaid work under law?

While the profession of movers does exist, as you point out, it is also …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 17 days ago

If I was laid off, can i collect unemployment?

As long as you did not quit or were discharged "for cause" (i.e. some …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 27 days ago

Is it legal for my employer to deduct money from my paycheck for parking violations?

They can only deduct from your paycheck with your consent or agreement, either given …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago