My job fire me because i keep calling in on them about them paying my life insurance policy. what do i do.

Asked about 1 year ago - Chicago, IL

they was taking money out my check every two weeks and my insurance collapse for nun payment.

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  1. Chen Kasher

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    Answered . Talk to an employment lawyer immediately. It sounds like you had a legitimate gripe (which almost could be construed as whistleblowing), but they terminated you for speaking out. Under Illinois law, employment is at-will but termination cannot be a clear violation of public policy.

    This answer is intended as informational only, and does not constitute legal advice or form an attorney-client... more
  2. Sreenivasarao Vepachedu

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    Answered . Illinois employers can terminate their employees without providing advance notice and without cause in most cases. Illinois employers are also required to comply with the federal equal employment laws and with the Illinois Human Rights Act, which prohibit employment terminations on the basis of disability, race, color, sexual orientation, religion, creed, marital status, age or military status.

    This is not a legal advice or solicitation, and does not create an attorney-client relationship. Consult with an... more
  3. Joseph Younes

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    Answered . Hire an attorney who can take them to court.

  4. Christian K. Lassen II

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    Answered . Sounds like fraud. Contact a local lawyer.

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