Arkansas Employment Law Questions & Answers

Q: I was hurt on an accident at work involving a bobcat workman's comp picked up I am still injured now that I am to head

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation for Arkansas on
Answered on Oct 18, 2018
Peter N. Munsing's answer
Depending on what happened you may have a claim against the Bobcat manufacturer. As to the work issue speak with your attorney that handled your comp claim.

Q: question on concurrent H1-B which is working for multiple employers.

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law and Immigration Law for Arkansas on
Answered on May 21, 2018
Kevin L Dixler's answer
No attorney can explain in detail how the situation works. That will likely take a paid appointment. What we can state is that you cannot work full time for two employers. In addition, if employer B files an H1b for you, you will likely have to work for employer B, only. Also, if the new job is not substantially similar to the old job, then you can't work until the H-1b visa change of status/employers is approved.

I strongly recommend an appointment or teleconference with a...

Q: Can a company I work for refuse to pay me over time work then fire me for asking ?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law for Arkansas on
Answered on May 22, 2017
Brandon M Haubert's answer
No. You need to consult with an attorney.

Q: I am looking for the best lawyer to take on the USPS

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Employment Law for Arkansas on
Answered on Feb 22, 2017
Glenn B. Manishin's answer
I suspect you will need to better identify the nature of the contract, as that will determine whether your matter is a "government contracts" issue, which is a very specialized area, or a more general litigation matter.

Q: I want to start a topless cleaning service in Little Rock Arkansas. Is this legal?

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation, Business Law and Employment Law for Arkansas on
Answered on Nov 10, 2016
Don Spears' answer
Under Arkansas law 5-14-112 you might have a problem. The law reads as follows:

(a) A person commits indecent exposure if, with the purpose to arouse or gratify a sexual desire of himself or herself or of any other person, the person exposes his or her sex organs:

(1) In a public place or in public view; or

(2) Under circumstances in which the person knows the conduct is likely to cause affront or alarm.

(b) (1) Except as provided in subdivisions (b)(2) and...

Q: What will show on my background check if I stole something but was never convicted or went before a judge?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Employment Law for Arkansas on
Answered on Sep 2, 2015
Robert Jason De Groot's answer
No arrest? It appears that you were let off the hook. It is probably too late to be prosecuted now, but I do not know the statute of limitations in Arkansas. I could be wrong on that. Do an internet search for statute of limitations on crime in Arkansas.

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