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New Connecticut Employment And Labor Legal Questions & Answers

Can I be required to work mandatory overtime?

Do you have protection against this mandatory overtime policy under the terms of an  …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 24 days ago

Is it legal to demote a good employee simply to hire an employers friend into that position

The fact is that not all employees need be treated the same or even …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

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 3 months 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 4 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 4 months ago