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Unemployment and Labor Law

Labor Laws

  • Employment Laws for Teens

    • Teens and Employment — Virginia Rules
      Learn what laws and regulations govern work by those under 18, what types of work are allowed, and how to obtain a work permit.
    • Youth Employment FAQs
      Answers to some commonly asked questions on child labor laws. Produced by the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry.
    • YouthRules!
      "Everything you need to know to work." A comprehensive site on federal and state employment law for teens published by the U.S. Department of Labor. It outlines restrictions on age, hours, types of jobs and more.


  • Termination
    If you've lost your job, you have certain rights, such as the right to continue your health care coverage and, in some cases, the right to unemployment compensation. Learn more from the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • Virginia Unemployment Insurance Information
    Forms and online filing for unemployment insurance in the state of Virginia.
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