Legal Question in Employment Law in New York

Can I Be Fired For Having No Degree?

I was hired to my position over four years ago with the clear understanding, as stated on my resume (as on file with our HR department), that I do not have a college degree.

I my new boss discovers that I do not have a degree, can he fire me therefore?

Asked on 11/11/05, 5:00 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

Mark S. Moroknek Kelly & Curtis, PLLC.
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Re: Can I Be Fired For Having No Degree?

If you don't have a contract, or don't work for a union copany every job in NY is "at will" and can be terminated for any legal reason.

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Answered on 11/11/05, 5:57 pm

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