Can my employer fired me without notice?

Asked on March 19, 2017 under Employment Labor Law, New Jersey

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

In an "at will" work relationship, an employer can terminate an employee for any reason or no reason at all, with or without notice. That is unless doing so violates the terms of an employment contract or union agreement. Also, it must not constitute any form of legally actionable discrimination. Otherwise, a company can set the conditions of employment much as it sees fit.


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