Exposing the Overtime and Wage Violations In the Tech Industry

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Whether you’re an hourly or salary employee, you can still receive overtime if you meet the requirements. Employers have the misconception that salary based wages don’t qualify for overtime, while others choose to ignore the laws in hopes that employees … Continued

How Flight Attendants Can Receive Compensation for Overtime and Rest Breaks

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According to television and movies, flight attendants have a glamorous job. We see them onscreen traveling to beautiful countries all over the world, strutting through the airport behind the captain, and spreading rays of sunshine around the aircraft. But in … Continued

Donning and Doffing: Getting Paid to Gear Up for Work

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Getting dressed for work is so much easier when you can do it at home and get your workday started immediately when you arrive. Unfortunately, not all jobs allow this convenience due to the safety of the employee and the … Continued

Home Health Aides: Are You Sure You’re Receiving Proper Compensation?

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If you’re a Home Health Aide, we appreciate the work you do. Taking proper care of your patients takes passion, immense attention to detail and hard work, and should be rewarded as such. For various reasons, Home Health Aides often … Continued

Mortgage Industry Taking Advantage of Employees by Withholding Proper Pay

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There’s quite a lot to juggle when you’re working in the mortgage industry. You’re meeting with applicants to retrieve and process their information for an application, answering applicant questions, analyzing their financial status, reviewing their credit history and the list … Continued

When Can I Sue My Employer For Wrongful Termination?

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Did your employment get terminated? How did it happen? Your former employer could have plotted to fire you without warning, or perhaps there was an incident that happened a while ago that led you to start counting down the days. … Continued

Overtime and Rest Break Violations Remain in the Banking Industry

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Whether you’re a mortgage officer or a bank teller, there’s no doubting that you’ve experienced long days and nights on the clock. When your laundry list of responsibilities include opening accounts, keeping a record of banking transactions and accounts, and … Continued

Salespeople: Your Compensation for Breaks Should be Separate from Commission

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There’s no doubt that breaks can be hard to come by in sales – especially when you are working on commission. When you’re constantly looking out for interested clients, delivering pitches, and following up with serious leads, there’s very little … Continued

Banking and Rest: Too Busy to Take a Break?

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If you’ve ever worked at a bank branch, you will likely have experienced the consistent stream of customers entering the facility.  While tellers stick to processing transactions like deposits and withdrawals, personal bankers work at their desks, fielding all other … Continued

Know Your Rights as a Timeshare Salesperson

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Sharon works throughout the day as clients are always coming and going, looking at timeshares, or keeping her stuck on the telephone or glued to her computer writing emails. She loves her job, but she feels like she can never … Continued