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New Connecticut Employment And Labor Legal Questions & Answers

If my workplace was robbed, is my employer liable for repalcing my stolen belongings?

No, your employer is not liable for the criminal actions of third parties (e.g. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 23 days ago

Can I get fired due to a bankruptcy?

The U.S. Bankruptcy Code makes it illegal for an employer to fire someone just …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

My former employer kept my final paycheck for negative PTO in Connecticut. Is that legal for him to do?

Under CT law, an employer may only deduct from an employee's wages charges that …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Is it legal to cash a payroll check from a company that i do not work for?

Eventually, they almost certainly will figure it out. When they do, they will ask …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

what constitutes a hostile work environment

A hostile work enviornment is a specific form of harassment. The EEOC defines this …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago