My fmla is up so my job is terminated as of today I am on temp disability and in need of another surgery do i stay on temp disability then file for unemployment
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If your employer is large enough to fall under the FMLA, then it is likely that it could continue to provide you leave as a reasonable accommodation. Under the ADA and the NJ Law Against Discrimination, employer's have an obligation to provide reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities. The definition of disability in New Jersey is pretty broad and it's likely that you're protected. You should contact your employer to ask them to provide you additional leave time as a reasonable accommodation. Also, you should speak with a qualified employment attorney.
Since you cannot work due to your own medical condition, you should stay on temporary disability.
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