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Q: My husband unjustly was fired by a california state prison. what recourse does he have?

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Aryeh Leichter answered on Dec 15, 2010

As a government employee, your husband is entitled to certain rights but also must abide by certain requirements that do not pertain to employees in the private sector. For instance, he may be protected from termination without cause under the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 (“CSRA”) (5 USC... Read more »

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Q: Is it legal to work 12 hours 3 day shift and not get paid overtime in california at an Urgent Care?
Aryeh Leichter
Aryeh Leichter answered on Dec 7, 2010

The legality of this arrangement depends on whether or not a valid alternative workweek schedule agreement was executed. Please give me a call or email me (213-381-6557; leichterlaw@gmail.com) if you would like to discuss the matter further.

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Ari Leichter

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Q: I need to know the definition of insubordination in California law, thanks
Aryeh Leichter
Aryeh Leichter answered on Dec 7, 2010

There is no one definitive legal definition of "insubordination;" the conduct that does or does not constitute "insubordination" is a fact-specific inquiry depending largely on the circumstances of one's employment.

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