Appeal a Notice of Determination or Notice of Overpayment: How To Protect Your Unemployment Insurance Benefits

If you receive a Notice of Determination or Notice of Overpayment, the California Employment Development Department has decided you are not eligible for unemployment insurance benefits, or that you need to return benefits you were paid. You have the right to appeal the EDD’s decision, and can take immediate steps to start that process.

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    Why Should You Appeal a Notice of Determination or Notice of Overpayment?

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