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Tips for Contesting Unemployment Benefits

November 11, 2014

Tips for Contesting Unemployment Benefits What should you do when an employee resigns but later changes their story in an attempt to receive unemployment benefits? We get questions about this quite often. The employee resigns because they are moving, got a new job, want to go back to school, or didn’t think it was a…

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How Can You Avoid Paying Unemployment? NOT by Avoiding the Paperwork

December 11, 2013

How Can You Avoid Paying Unemployment? NOT by Avoiding the Paperwork I used to joke that you could fire an employee for shooting you in the leg, but unless you could provide video, two witnesses, and a doctor’s note at the unemployment hearing, the employee would still win. And this was true whether you had…