Tuscaloosa, AL asked in Employment Law for Alabama

Q: What can I do about being fired from a job without any reason whatsoever

If I just got fired from a job without any reason or warning or anything what kind of legal actions could I take

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1 Lawyer Answer
Allan Lamar Armstrong
Allan Lamar Armstrong
  • Birmingham, AL
  • Licensed in Alabama

A: I'm sorry to hear about your experience. Assuming you are not a member of a Union, you are likely an at will employee. As such, you are provided very few rights under Alabama law. An at will employee may be terminated for good reason, bad reason or no reason at all. Exceptions primarily relate to illegal (race, religion, sex, age or national origin) discrimination under federal law. You did not mention any discrimination, and therefore, you likely do not have a claim. I wish you the best.

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