Kennesaw, GA asked in Employment Law, Civil Rights and Employment Discrimination for Georgia

Q: Do I have a legal case with this issue?

My employer promised me a raise, gave it in writing, even paid it for the first week it was active. Now my second week, he is suddenly confused about the raise and trying to essentially take it back. What legal action can I take?

1 Lawyer Answer
Carrie Dyer
Carrie Dyer
Answered
  • Civil Rights Lawyer
  • Columbus, OH

A: If you are an at-will employee, your employer can changes the terms of your pay for any reason at any time. Unless you have an employment contract guaranteeing you a certain pay rate, there no legal action you can take.

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