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Steps in the Unemployment Compensation Procedure

Unemployment Compensation

Last updated on 03/01/2023 at 5:42 pm

You can ask a lawyer to help you or you can file on your own.

It is always a good idea to at least talk to a lawyer about your case if possible. You can also see if you are eligible for free legal assistance by applying for help from Legal Aid of West Virginia. Legal Aid advocates can’t go to court with everyone that qualifies for help, but we try to give information and advice to everyone who qualifies.

What Are The Procedures For Getting Unemployment Compensation Benefits?

Can You Give Me A Short List Of The Steps In The Process?

Out Of All Those Steps, Which Is The Key To Winning My Case?

When Does The Agency Start Paying Unemployment Benefits?

What Happens If I Was Getting Benefits, But the Employer Wins An Appeal?

What Happens If I Was NOT Getting Benefits, But the Appeal Went In My Favor? Can I Get Back Benefits?

Do I Have To Take The Back Benefits, Or Can I Choose To “Save” Them For Future Weeks?