Commission Plan: Is it In Writing and Signed by Both You and Your Employer?

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If you work in a commission-based job, every role you have as part of the sale makes a difference. Sometimes commission-based jobs are simple – you earn a certain percentage for each sale you have converted. But there are times … Continued

You Don’t Have to Continue Working in an Unhealthy Workplace

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When we agree to work for a company, we expect that company to maintain a safe and healthy work environment.  Sadly, that is not always the case.  This is especially true for those who work in a warehouse setting.  Standing … Continued

Can I Recover Damages If I Am a Delivery Contractor?

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Immediacy is everything for consumers in today’s package delivery business. Consumers expect items they order to arrive right after hitting “request” or “purchase” on their smartphones, tablets, or laptops.  Companies like Amazon boost their profits by meeting these feverish demands, … Continued

Can I Get Overtime Pay As a Truck Driver Who Crosses State Lines?

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Working as an interstate truck driver often means long days on the road. But what happens when the road trip extends beyond the eight-hour workday because of traffic, a mechanical problem, or any other reason? The Carter Law Firm, an … Continued

You Might Have a Wrongful Termination Lawsuit

Getting fired from your job can come as a big surprise. Your employer may have had a good reason to terminate your employment, such as poor performance or tardiness.  But sometimes the reason for your firing is less clear or … Continued

Flight Attendants – Are You Getting Paid Fairly?

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If you’re a flight attendant, you know there is a long list of duties you have to perform that aren’t necessarily visible to the passengers.  The truth is, you don’t get enough credit for all that you do to ensure … Continued

Potential Wage and Hour Violations in California

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We all strive for a work-life balance, but depending on the demands of your job, that balance can get disrupted from time to time. Some days it can seem manageable, but there are those days where you are bringing work … Continued

Sexual Assault in the Television and Movie Industry

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The Golden Globes have kicked off the award season in Hollywood, and the tone in 2019 is far different than what we saw in 2018.   There was little mention of the scandal that has plagued the motion picture, television, and … Continued

Three Telltale Signs You Are Not Being Properly Compensated at Work

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Work life can be a lot like our personal lives – sometimes it’s pretty steady, while other times there is a lot to handle. But if that stressful period is never-ending at work, chances are you’re putting in a lot … Continued

Banking and Loan Industry Employees Require Overtime as Interest Rates Rise

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Do you feel like there is no such thing as a nine-to-five day? Does it seem like an eight-hour workday is ancient history? This is a feeling people working in the banking and loan industries often feel, where employees are … Continued