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Is a termination notice with an invalid end date enforceable?

germany Yes and no. I will assume that by "enforcable" you mean legally valid, because they don't need to enforce anything, they will just not pay you, and it would fall upon you, to get a ...
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Is there any chance I could get in legal trouble if I respond to a job rejection email like this?

People over at the workplace already told you: don't. Just don't. But since your question here is whether it is illegal, I'll answer that question: No, it's not. It's perfectly legal in the US to be ...
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Work-for-hire unpaid: who owns the IP?

If X is an employee, Y owns the copyright. If X is a contractor, X owns the copyright Without a written contract, only employees can make work-for-hire in the United States and most other common law ...
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Work-for-hire unpaid: who owns the IP?

common-law The essence of a contract is that the parties must fulfill their obligations. There is no doctrine that allows one party to breach the contract just because the other has breached it. So, ...
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Can an employee be fired for planning to take FMLA?

Can the employer fire the employee because they are planning to take FMLA later? No. Firing someone or taking other job related retaliation for taking or planning to take FMLA leave is illegal: ...
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Which type of attorney should I consult for a complex case involving employment, contract, and IP law?

In the United States, a person licensed as a lawyer is allowed to practice any kind of law (from death penalty cases to car accidents to public offerings of securities to wills to employment contracts)...
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Does Minnesota Statutes 43A.11 apply at the County or Council Or Regional level?

Chapter 43A of the Minnesota Statutes governs the civil service hiring system of the Minnesota state government. See here. These positions are either part of the executive branch of state government ...
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Are parties protected from retroactive action when a law allowing something is declared unconstitutional and other existing laws conflict? CA Prop22

It’s not an ex-post facto issue If the court finds the law unconstitutional, it was always unconstitutional and void from the instant it came into effect. Under the doctrine that ignorance of the law ...
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Is it legal having two 40 hour jobs in 2 EU countries being non EU

germany No. There are limits on the number of hours you can work, on the number of vacation days you must take, and so on. These limits require that your primary employer is made aware of any other ...
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