Great Neck, NY asked in Employment Law for New York

Q: Who should I sue ?

I am a nurse, hired by a company to work in a hospital.

I was fired for no valuable reason. Should I sue the company or the hospital ? Thank you.

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Carrie Dyer
Carrie Dyer

A: Additional information is needed to answer this question. If you were hired, terminated, and paid by Company, and placed to work in Hospital, then generally, your "employer" would be Company, not Hospital. However, there are circumstances in which a "joint employer" relationship exists, in which you would be able to sue both Company and Hospital. The specific claim you have also impacts this analysis. You should consult an employment lawyer in your area to discuss in further detail.

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