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My employer installed spy software on my company cell phone without my knowledge. Do I have a case

No, you do not have a case. The owner of an electronic device--a phone, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Can I Apply for a job at one of my former employer customer

Agreements are enforced as they are written: if the agreement doesn't bar you from …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Withholding pay

No, it's not legal. They can't withhold the pay that long--i.e. potentially for years. 

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Is it legal to not pay salaried employees during a temporary closure?

It is legal. The law does not require payment of anyone, including salaried employees, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Are my parents allowed to force me to help with their job?

Yes, they can do this, if you are a minor. Parents have the right …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago