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

How to Appeal an Unemployment Denial in California
Have you been denied unemployment benefits in California? If so, you aren’t necessarily out of luck. In California (as in every other state), you can appeal a denial of unemployment benefits. If you win your appeal, you will receive all benefits to which you are entitled, including retroactive benefits
Unemployment Appeals in Texas After Being Denied
Has your application for unemployment benefits been denied in Texas? If so, you don't have to give up just yet. In every state, including Texas, you can appeal a denial of unemployment benefits. If you win your appeal, you will receive all benefits to which you are entitled. This includes retroactive
Denied Unemployment Benefits: How to File an Unemployment Appeal
If your unemployment claim is denied, here's how to appeal the decision.
How to Appeal an Unemployment Denial in Washington
If your claim for unemployment was denied, you have the right to appeal.
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Idaho
Did you recently lose your job in Idaho? 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, the eligibility
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Iowa
Did you recently lose your job in Iowa? 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, the eligibility
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Alaska
Did you recently lose your job in Alaska? If so, you might be eligible for unemployment benefits, which are compensation 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 eligibility rules,
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 Oklahoma
Oklahoma workers who have recently lost their jobs may be eligible for unemployment benefits: payments available to employees who are out of work temporarily, through no fault of their own. Although the basic rules for unemployment are similar across the board, the benefit amounts, eligibility rules,
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Ohio
Ohio residents who have recently lost their jobs might be eligible for unemployment benefits: payments available to employees who are out of work temporarily, through no fault of their own. Although the basic rules for unemployment are similar across the board, the benefit amounts, eligibility rules,