I called out of work 3days to care for my sick family member and my boss then approved it I then called to let him know I can return to work on the 4th day and he said I was terminated I was approved my unemployment and then the company want to fight it by stating I quited my job
NYC has a new sick leave law that started April 1. You can file a complaint with the NYC Dept of Consumer Affairs and they will try to mediate with your boss for you.
Request your hearing and go in and testify as to what happened, you should qualify for benefits if the administrative law judge believes you.
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