Q: Can a previous employer refuse to mail you your last paycheck?
I have requested that my paycheck be mailed but the employer is telling me they will not mail it because they want me to come in and sign a paper stating that I received it. I asked to DocuSign it and they said no. Is this legal?
From North Carolina's Statute § 95-25.7 (the Wage and Hour Act)
Payment to separated employees.
Employees whose employment is discontinued for any reason shall be paid all wages due on or before the next regular payday either through the regular pay channels or by mail if requested by the employee.
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