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I quit my job because I was bullied by another store manager and the district manager. I got denied for unemployment.

Rome, NY |

I got bullied by another store manager. I told my district manager what was going on and human resources and the regional manager. I couldn't take it any more so I quit. I filed for unemployment only to be denied. I have requested a fair hearing but I'm not sure the judge is going to see what they did to me. The district manager is just going to turn it around. Is there anything I can do about it?

Attorney Answers 3

  1. Many times the employer will not bother to show up for the hearing. So, just be sure to be on time and prepared to tell your side of the story truthfully. Good luck.

  2. Also, if you were being bullied because you are a protected class, you may have a human rights complaint.

  3. Go to the hearing, and if you can bring witnesses who support your version of the facts.

    Gold, Benes, LLP offers free telephone consultations between 10 and 4 weekdays.

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