When do I have to be paid after termination from a job?

Question Details: I have been trying to find out when and how my employer has to pay me after termination from my old job. Today is my usually scheduled pay day, and all the sources I can find so far say that they have either 15 days, or my next pay-day, whichever comes sooner. No deposit has been made yet. Is this right, and is this the point where I should be considering a lawyer?

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