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Recently my GM/owner changed the rules so that she can retain 2% of total sales per waiter/server out of there tips for restaurant use. Its a family owned and no franchise. Is this right for her to do?
This sounds like it is probably unlawful. You should consult an employment attorney.See question
The owners daughter is the one who fired me.. Not the actual owner.. What should I do?
You may have a case for whistleblower retaliation. You should contact an employment attorney as soon as possible to discuss your case.See question
Hello, my name is Tiffany Davis. I am in the united States Air Force Reserves. I just came off a deployment 4 days ago. All of my mail has been forwarded to my parents house. My civilian job has sent a letter terminating my employment, claiming I...
You may or may not have a case. You should contact an employment attorney for a consultation. We can't tell you much over the internet without knowing all the facts, which you should not disclose publicly.See question
I found out recently that former department manager removed overtime from my time sheet a few years back, I want to know if there is anything legally I can do about it.
Maybe, depending on what exactly happened and what evidence you have in your favor. As the other attorney cited, the statute of limitations is running. You should consult with an employment attorney as soon as possible.See question
i was initially faulted for a car accident .Unknowingly my parents insurance policy collapsed so i was not covered the day of the accident. Without notice i proceeded to go to therapy and I constantly received letters and bills from the other p...
You should contact a personal injury attorney in your area for an evaluation of your case. Whether or not you have a case, or a good case, will depend on a lot of complex factors.See question
In 2011 I had breast augmentation. I've been having problems ever since (pain and deformity). I recently had a new surgeon replace my implants. He found my old implant to be full of mold and dramatically overfilled. A saline implant can typically ...
Your medical malpractice statute of limitations has likely expired. That generally happens 2 years from the date that you knew or should have known of the issue.
However, it is possible that the problem is with the product the surgeon installed, and not with the procedure. You should consult with an attorney who does products liability and see if they think you have a case along those lines. The statute of limitations for that is 4 years, so again you should act promptly.See question
I have talked to/read good answers from several lawyers I like. If I had to choose a career most opposite of me it would be lawyer. I don't like to fight/am not good at it, think slowly, write everything down because I forget, so I need one who wi...
1. Look them up on the Florida Bar website and here on Avvo to see if they have any disciplinary matters. If the issue is within the last ten years, the Florida Bar will have their disciplinary records public on their profile. If it is outside the last ten years, the Florida Supreme Court will have the final decision in their matter in an opinion, which you can look up on the Florida Supreme Court website or on Google Scholar (scholar.google.com).
2. Search their name and their firm name in the clerk of court's database for the county or counties where they practice. That will allow you to see if they have ever been sued for malpractice, and then you can go look at the case files to find out if the cases had merit.
3. Review their resume/awards. Some awards are better then others. An Avvo 10.0 rating is not tremendously well respected, although it's probably better than nothing. However, board certification by the Florida Bar is good, Super Lawyers membership is ok, Martindale Hubbell AV rating is good, and membership in Florida Legal Elite is good.
4. If a lawyer has published articles in trade publications for lawyers, or teaches CLEs to other lawyers, that is a good indication. Some lawyers will list these on websites, and some won't. You can probably find some information by Google, and if you ask a lawyer they might tell you.
5. There are excellent lawyers who have been disciplined, sued, and do not have the qualifications listed above. Ask friends that you trust to be honest if they have any lawyers they recommend.See question
malpractice and misconduct has been discovered in my divorce in Florida's Seventh Circuit Court. In what court should I file the malpractice lawsuit?district? Supreme? Federal?
I would find an attorney who handles legal malpractice cases and ask them. Usually it would be filed in the Florida circuit court in the county where the issue arose, but certain circumstances might change that.See question
It was an outpatient procedure, gland was suppose to be removed from the left side, yet it was removed from the right. The physician even asked me to confirm the site before I was sedated.
Some of your comments indicate that you work for this physician. As a practical matter you can expect to lose your job if you sue your employer. You need to discuss with any attorney you hire whether your damages will outweigh the loss of income.See question
I got a phone call from this number 855-977-2128 stating that they where going to do a Body Attachment and send an officer to my employer or home regarding that matter to come and pick me up if I didn't settle with them. I look them up on ripoff r...
Likely a scam. If you have any uncertainty make an appointment with a consumer's rights or debt defense attorney.See question