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What You Should Do When You Realize You’re Underpaid

It can be devastating when you realize that you're underpaid. At a time when every penny counts, you more than deserve to be legally compensated for all hours you work. Your wage dispute may be because of internal errors that are easily rectified, but often employers intentionally and knowingly underpay… Read More

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Questions To Ask Your Lawyer Before Filing a Wage Claim

Filing an unpaid wage claim can be daunting, but having a list of questions to ask your lawyer can provide you with clarity and confidence. You may feel vulnerable, stressed, and angry if you have been the victim of illegal wage practices. An employment attorney like Rowdy Meeks Legal Group… Read More

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What To Do If Your Employer Disputes Your Wage Claim

It can be intimidating when your employer disputes your wage claim. But federal and state laws mandate that employers pay employees for all time worked, including overtime. You can take several steps to resolve an unpaid wage claim, and you should pursue the case if you know that your employer… Read More

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How to Claim Unpaid Wages After Being Fired

States have different laws for the payment of final paychecks, and you need to understand the laws of your state when trying to claim unpaid wages after being fired. Filing a wage claim generally doesn’t cost anything upfront, and legally, you deserve to be paid for work done. Filing an… Read More

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The Average Cost of Filing a Wage Claim

The cost of filing a wage claim is a common concern when you have already lost out on your hard earned money due to wage disputes. You work hard for your money, and it is only fair that you get paid what you are legally owed. Most employment attorneys work… Read More

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How to File an Unpaid Wage Claim

Do you need to file an unpaid wage claim? In the realm of employment, the receipt of full and timely compensation is a fundamental right. Unfortunately, you may find yourself facing the distressing situation of unpaid wages. Whether due to misunderstandings, negligence, or intentional violations, such incidents can leave you… Read More

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When is it Legal for an Employer to Withhold Pay?

When is it legal for an employer to withhold pay from an employee? Today, we revisit the concept of payroll deductions, which are a common practice in the United States. There are, however, lawful and unlawful ways that employers make pay deductions. We’ll explain the most common deductions (legal and… Read More

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Do I Have To Be Paid For On-Call Time?

Does your employer have to pay you if you perform a job that requires “on-call time”? The legal requirements regarding pay for on-call time are very confusing because the requirements are fact intensive and differ depending upon the state in which you live. We can, however, provide broad guidelines for… Read More