Mississippi

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  • Disaster recovery Immigrants Replacing your Work Documents

    How to relace your resident, travel, employment and naturalization certificate Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Customs and Immigrations Service
  • Employee Polygraph Protection Act of 1988

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    By:
    North Mississippi Rural Legal Services
  • Employment

    Job seekers who have committed in the past a fraudulent or dishonest act and are unable to obtain employment due to being considered "at risk" job applicants. Bonding may be a requirement to obtain employment. Click on Job Seekers and Federal Bonding Program Content Detail

  • Filing a Charge of Discrimination

    If you believe that you have been discriminated against at work because of your race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information, you can file a Charge of Discrimination. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • Mississippi Employment Law Information

    Employment laws provide a legal framework for the relationship between employers and employees. They protect employees at all stages of the employment process from hiring to post-termination. Here are some important things employees in Mississippi should know about employment law in this state. Content Detail

    By:
    Lawyers.com
  • The Equal Pay Act of 1963

    The following is the text of the Equal Pay Act of 1963. The EPA, prohibits sex-based wage discrimination between men and women in the same establishment who perform jobs that require substantially equal skill, effort and responsibility under similar working conditions. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • Appeals Process

    The Appeals Department of the Mississippi Department of Employment Security (MDES) conducts hearings regarding UI benefits, labor disputes, and charges made to an employer’s tax account. Content Detail

    By:
    Mississippi Department of Employment Security
  • Benefit Payment Control

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    By:
    Mississippi Department of Employment Security
  • Employment Services

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    By:
    Mississippi Department of Employment Security
  • Is It a Wrongful Termination or a Legal Firing?

    Employers and employees need to have clear understandings of their rights in the workplace, both individually and in relation to each other. One area of evolving legal definition is an employer's rights in firing an employee and, conversely, an employee's rights to job protection under the law. What may have once been considered a legal firing may now be considered a wrongful termination of an employee. Content Detail

    By:
    The Mississippi Bar
  • Military Leave for Employees

    Have you been called to military active duty? Are you wondering what will happen with your current civilian job? There are laws that grant you certain employment rights. Some laws grant you pay for a certain number of days that you're missing from your job. Other laws protect your right to be reemployed when your military service is finished. Content Detail

    By:
    lawyers.com
  • Military Leave (USERRA) Benefits for Employees

    The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994 (USERRA) ensures sure that a civilian's career doesn't suffer due to military service. The law protects all service members, including those in the Reserves and National Guard, who need to take time off work for military duty or training. Content Detail

    By:
    lawyers.com
  • Weekly Claims Procedures

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    By:
    Mississippi Department of Employment Security
  • Your Unemployment Benefits

    Practically everything you need to know about your unemployment benefits and what you have to do to be eligible to receive them is here in one place for you. You will also find out what you have to do to show us that you are continually searching for a job, what happens in an eligibility review and other important information you may need during the time you are unemployed. Content Detail

    By:
    Mississippi Department of Employment Security