Saint Petersburg, FL asked in Employment Law for Florida

Q: Is it legal for a company in the state of Florida to dock you automatically for a lunch if you did not take one?

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Mitchell Feldman
Mitchell Feldman
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  • TAMPA, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Yes but if you work through any part of it and non exempt must be able to claim the time

Alberto Naranjo Jr.
Alberto Naranjo Jr.
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  • Miami Lakes, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: This does not seem right, speak to an attorney that can help clarify this situation. Generally speaking you should be paid for all hours worked.

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