Losing a Job

A job loss can be a difficult experience and cause significant challenges, but it can also raise a number of legal issues and questions regarding an employee's rights. If you have resigned, been fired, or are being subjected to a layoff, this section can provide tips on severance pay, non-competition agreements, wrongful termination claims, and much more. Take a look at the unemployment benefits section to learn about how unemployment insurance works. These benefits can be an important source of funds for your family while you search for a new position. While losing a job is rarely a pleasant experience, knowing your rights and options can help make the transition much smoother.