Q: Is it refusal of work if I wasn’t offered a specific job, pay, hours etc.
I was a temp in 2020 and I lost my job due to a COVID related hiring freeze. My Temp agency called wanting me to come in and see what other jobs were available. I told them I would be applying outside of a temp agency. I soon ended up on unemployment. Now In 2022 unemployment wants their money back because my agency reported Refusal to accept work back in 2020. I was never offered a specific job/ suitable work. From my understanding I needed a specific job offer for it to quality as refusal. I’m wanting to put in a protest to unemployment and hopefully clear the debt I have but need to know if I’m even in the right to do so. This is all in Michigan work and unemployment.
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