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Is It a Wrongful Termination or a Legal Firing?

Authored By: The Mississippi Bar

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.

Last Review and Update: Jul 22, 2013