Ask the Lawyer received the following question (paraphrased for easier reading and clarity) from a reader on a legal matter that might be of interest to the entire audience.
I’m currently on a letter of requirement. I’ve been bringing my doctor notes to my boss and he has been accepting them. Now he wants me to start having the doctor state my illness or diagnosis for me or my family whenever I call out sick. Can he do this and not be in violation of my rights?
Your supervisor may require that you provide sufficient medical information from your doctor to show that you are medically incapacitated from work.
Bill Bransford is managing partner of Shaw Bransford & Roth PC.
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