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Does an employer who has you as a 1099 employee on hourly wage have to give a 10 minute break after a 1 hour lunch break?

If your employer is telling you you can't take a break, then you should …


The Longo Firm answered 6 months ago

Is it legal for an employer to keep your last 2 paychecks if you quit?

In this situation, I suggest you contact your local Department of Labor to file …


FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 11 months ago

Is it illegal for an employer to tell other employees that he lowered my pay?

Unless this disclosure violated your employer's own company policy, any applicable union agreement/employment contract, …

answered 3 years ago

When a restaurant closes, do it have to pay it's employees?

Yes, an employer is to pay its employees and faces liability if it does …


Tricia Dwyer Esq & Associates PLLC answered 3 years ago