I was visibly sick , I lost my voice. I cook at a hibachi grill , I couldn't communicate with my customers and I had to work the entire shift. I had to try and yell and my voice was completely gone the next day so I said no when he tried to force me to work. I went to work still sick the next day,... Read more »
My boss suspended me indefinitely and then he kept my final paycheck because of a draw taken , I told him it was illegal and made him pay me. He was about three weeks late paying me and he changed my dependents to exempt and took 25% of my take home for himself. I have a court ordered child support... Read more »
There are a lot of things going on, but yes, it sounds like he would owe you a minimum of 8 hours of pay for each day he was late. But there is the possibility he owes more, a lot more. You should contact an employment law attorney near you to discuss.
I was told 1000$ for not making us take 15 minute breaks and for not keeping a record of it ? Can I make him pay me 30min for everyday I didn't get a lunch ? If so how how many shifts can I make him pay me for ?
I didn't receive any online paystubs for my direct deposit the entire time my employer used this online payroll company . He switched companies and got a new computer , him and his friend that switched out computers , put up a bunch of security cameras all over the resteraunt. I find this strange... Read more »
Garnishment and a draw are two different things. A garnishment is a legal process your employer cannot do without being told to do it by someone with authority, such as a court; or if it is for their own purposes of money you owe them, only after they get a judgment from a court.
It con proceed for a short while, but check the court records to see if you were actually served. Just because you are not served like you see in the movies does not mean you were not served. There are many ways to serve someone.
My workers compensation claim was accepted and medical treatment started. My employer terminated me 3 weeks after the accident and now I am denied any monetary benefits. Should I consult a workers comp and employment attorney?
You should consult a worker's compensation attorney to deal with the denial. They can still terminate you, they just cannot do it because you filed a worker's comp claim. As in, they cannot retaliate against you for filing the claim. If you were drunk driving forklifts off the loading dock, they...Read more »
i was employed at jack in the box in 2010 and i was on medical leave, and while in the hospital, they started to go franchise and i wasnt able to be there to sign the paperwork to transfer my employment, and that was no way for me to be there, i had called multiple times, the first time they said... Read more »
I work at a low end, fast food restaurant. It is a chain, but owned and operated independently. I put my two weeks in, but the owners are telling me along with other workers who have done the same that (even after our two weeks are completed and we are technically no longer employed) we will still... Read more »
Allow me to answer with a technical response: “lol.”
Slavery has been out-lawed for some time now, and no one can force you to work. What are they going to do - fire you? You already quit. If you’re worried about future references then maybe that will be a problem in the future, but...Read more »
My daughter worked last summer in a child care and had concerns that she raised to DHS via a hotline. At least one more employee did the same. There was an investigation and subsequently the center’s license renewal was denied. My daughter is no longer working there (she wasn’t fired but left... Read more »
Were draws against commission. Nowhere in the signed job offer did it stipulate that I have to repay the draws after terminating my employment. Do I have to repay the draws? I had taxes deducted from the draws.
Possibly not. There are very specific rules on repayment of draws, and there may be unlawful deductions due to this that could potentially wipe out the debt, might even put some money in your pocket if done right.
There is no law that requires it. However, there also is no law that requires you to show up to work on time. The point being, your employer can require it and refusal could be seen as insubordination.
Depends, are they a licensed contractor? If they are, then you should be good. If you hired someone else, well, you were not supposed to and you may be on the hook. File a claim with your homeowner's policy and see if they can sort it out.
I own a business and my friend wanted some extra cash. He was working at the job site and twisted his ankle. He ended up having to have surgery. Am I liable for his injuries. He worked a total of maybe 2 months at best/112 hours total. Pay was strictly under the table and no written contract.
I have seen all these adds on FB stating if a person has stripped that they are owed min wage plus the money they paid to the house, bartender, waitresses, dj, hostess, and security. is this true? if so, what kind of lawyer should i hire?
You need an employment law attorney, preferably one who has handled these types of claims against strip clubs. However, keep in mind the statute of limitations has limits as to how far back you can get wages back, so act quickly.
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