Unemployment primer now available

A lengthy primer on the unemployment claim-filing process is now available. Anyone filing an unemployment claim in Wisconsin MUST read this primer. It covers:

  • initial claims
  • weekly claims or weekly certifications
  • monetary eligibility — aka, your benefit year calculation
  • non-monetary eligibility — initial determinations relating to a job separation, not being able and available, failing to satisfy a Department job search requirement, or failing to satisfy some other Department claim-filing requirement
  • Partial eligibility — reporting on your weekly certifications your part-time work while collecting unemployment benefits
  • unemployment fraud/concealment
  • benefit over-payments, offsets, and collections: how to object or appeal
  • unemployment hearings — the appeal, appeal confirmation, hearing packet (for telephone hearings), hearing notice, and hearing/appeal tribunal decision
  • petitions for Commission review

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