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In the state of Virginia, can your employer demand that you do overtime? I always reply by saying that I will give you the dates and times that I'm …

Yes, your employer may demand you do overtime--the employer, not the employee, determines when …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Is it legal for a former employer to bar you from the establishment of for quitting your job ?

Yes, you can be banned from entering a private business premises (even one that …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Can I sue my employer for negligence?

No, you cannot. The employer is not responsible for another person's criminal activities, any …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

If I was misclassified as an independent contractor and terminated in breach of the employment agreement, what is my best plan of action?

1) If the agreement requires disputes to go through arbitration, you must go through arbitration--you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

hired and fired on the same week

Unless you had an actual written employment contract--which you evidently didn't--it is legal to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 months ago