Lisa Guerin

J.D.

Lisa Guerin is the author or co-author of several Nolo books, including The Manager's Legal Handbook, Dealing with Problem Employees, The Essential Guide to Federal Employment Laws, The Essential Guide to Family & Medical Leave, Workplace Investigations, and Create Your Own Employee Handbook.  Guerin has practiced employment law in government, public interest, and private practice, where she has represented clients at all levels of state and federal courts and in agency proceedings. She is a graduate of UC Berkeley School of Law.


Articles By Lisa Guerin

What's Your Unpaid Wage Claim Worth in Virginia?
Learn how to calculate what you're owed in unpaid wages and penalties.
North Carolina Laws on Service Dogs and Emotional Support Animals
North Carolina law and federal law protect your right to have service dogs in public places and housing.
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Wyoming
Did you recently lose your job in Wyoming?
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in West Virginia
Did you recently lose your job in West Virginia? If so, you might be eligible for unemployment benefits: payments intended to partially replace the wages of employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own. Although the basic rules for unemployment are similar across the board,
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Virginia
If you are out of work, you might be eligible for unemployment benefits. Unemployment compensation is available to those who are temporarily out of work, without fault on their parts. The basic structure of the unemployment system is the same from state to state. However, each state sets its own rules
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Vermont
Did you recently lose your job in Vermont?
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Utah
If you recently lost your job in Utah, you might be eligible for unemployment benefits: payments available to employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own. Although the basic rules for unemployment are similar across the board, the benefit amounts, eligibility rules, and other
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Texas
In Texas -- as in every other state -- employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own may qualify to collect unemployment benefi
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in South Dakota
Did you recently lose your job in South Dakota? If so, you might be eligible for unemployment benefits: payments intended to partially replace the wages of employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own. Although the basic rules for unemployment are similar across the board,