i was terminated by wal mart stores inc after the first offense. the state of ohio didnt have enough due cause in paperwork to have my claim denied now wal mart appealed the claim and i have to pay every cent back what can i do to get it over turned in my favor
In any unemployment action, where the State finds that the employee as not terminated with cause and allows unemployment, the employer has the right to appeal the decision.
Likewise, you have a right to appeal the decision to disallow your unemployment. If you refer to the bottom of the decision, which you most likely received by mail, there are instructions of how to file a timely appeal. If you plan to do so, you must act quickly as there is a time limit on when an appeal can be filed.
I would also suggest that you meet with an employment attorney who can help you through the appeal process.
Lori A. Strobl
Strobl and Associates, Co. L.P.A.
1015 E. Centerville Station Rd.
Centerville, Ohio 45459
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If you received notification that the original determination is reversed, you must file your own appeal within the time allotted by the notice. If you do that, the file will be sent to the Unemployment Comp Review Commission for an evidentiary hearing. The hearing officers are ususally favorable to the claimant, and the burden of proof is on the company. But if you have any doubts, you must see a lawyer immediately.