Legal Question in Employment Law in Georgia

I am a part time employee who receives no benefits other than my hourly wage. If I inform my employer that I will be unavailable well in advance of being scheduled, can my employer still schedule me and then punish me for missing work?

Asked on 9/23/13, 8:31 am

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Scott Riddle Law Office of Scott B. Riddle, LLC
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Sure, an employer can terminate an employee who is unavailable when needed. It is the employer, not the employee, who runs the business and dictates the schedule.

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Answered on 9/23/13, 8:33 am

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