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Company refusing to pay

You can sue your employer for breach of contract / account stated. Your damages …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

Is it reasonable for an employee to negotiate severance date?

It's "reasonable" in the sense that there is nothing improper about it--but there's also …

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Time off for surgery

If you have PTO (paid time off) you accrued, like sick or vacation days, …

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How can I recover my tools from my former employer after I have been fired?

If you owned the tools (i.e. you bought them and were not reimbursed for …

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Am I entitled to my regular pay if employer closes shop on my normally scheduled work day due to holiday?

No, your employer does not need to pay you if you don't work that …

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