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New New Mexico Employment And Labor Legal Questions & Answers

Must my employer pay out all vacation time that I earned if I quit?

In NM, if there is a vacation policy then your former employer is required …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 16 days ago

Is my employer allowed to force overtime?

Yes, your employer can require that you stay "until the job is done". That …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 17 days ago

Is my employer allowed to open my paycheck?

This is legal. If he does not actually mail them, they are not "mailed"--and …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 22 days ago

Is my work schedule legal?

It depends entirely on what your contract says. Without a contract, an employer can …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Am I entitled to compensation

You should be able to file for and obtain Worker's Compensation benefits, if you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago