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Q: Can I appeal a judgement if I didn't show up due to a car accident
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Oct 16, 2015

No, but a motion to set it aside might be granted under these circumstances.

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Q: I became a displaced employee 6/1/11 and received unemployment. I was denied extended benefits.

I lost my job due to no fault of my own, became a displaced employee 6/1/11. I began receiving unemployment benefits until 5/26/12. I then was sent an ineligibility letter stating that in accordance with Virginia Code 60.2-614, I did not work 30 - 240 hours following the subsequent claim and will... Read more »

Charles Snyderman
Charles Snyderman answered on Jan 30, 2013

Does the letter actually say "ineligible until 99-99-99?" If it does, you should contact whoever sent you the letter and ask them to send a new letter with the correct date. When you receive the new letter, write again.

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Q: How to win unemployment insurance appeal when it appears that one voluntarily quit his job because of an attorney's mistakes?
Charles Snyderman
Charles Snyderman answered on Jan 10, 2013

I am not an expert on unemployment issues, but it seems to me that if you voluntarily quit your job, you would not win the appeal. You either quit or you didn't quit. However, if your attorney was negligent and that negligence resulted in a financial loss, you may have a claim against the attorney.

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