Unemployment Compensation

Unemployment compensation is put into place to help those that require financial assistance when they have been laid off or are currently unemployed. It is designed to be a temporary solution until you can return to the workforce and is governed through the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

Unemployment Compensation Eligibility

Unemployment insurance can often be contested by your former employer. What this means is that you could be denied financial assistance when you need it the most. If you are having trouble having your unemployment insurance claim accepted or if need assistance filing a claim, then contact Duane Johnson today. Duane is an experienced Minneapolis employment law attorney with years of experience handling business litigation matters including unemployment compensation claims. Duane offers a flat rate for services and can ensure that you are compensated the amount that you deserve.

Duane Johnson can assist you with all aspects of unemployment compensation law including:

  • Filings and claims
  • Claim denials
  • Assistance for terminated employees
  • Assistance for employees that have been made redundant or have been laid off
  • Severance packages
  • Appellate and hearing representation

Compensation for Terminated and Laid Off Employees

Being laid off, being made redundant, or being terminated can be extremely difficult. It most likely seems like this news comes at the worst time, during the holidays or when the bills are all due. While you may be actively looking for other work, it could take weeks, months or even years to find another position, especially in certain areas where the unemployment rate is so high. Duane Johnson offers an affordable solution to gain the financial assistance you need. Just because a company has gone under or because you are no longer needed doesn’t mean that you should suffer in silence. You are more than likely eligible for unemployment compensation. Many people will not consider this alternative or believe that they do not qualify. You may be surprised.

Helping Clients for Over 25 Years

A simple phone call to Duane Johnson can help determine if you could be eligible for unemployment compensation to assist you during this transitional time in your life. Contact a Minneapolis employment law attorney today at 612-529-6041.