Q: I need a lawyer for my denial of unemployment . This company fire me while I was in the hospital for major surgery.
A: You should reach out to an employment attorney in your area to discuss the details of your situation. Depending on the size of your employer, the length of your employment, and the reason for surgery, you may have qualified for protected medical leave under the Family Medical Leave Act. You may also have a claim under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Additionally, an employment attorney can offer guidance related to appealing the denial of your unemployment benefits.
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