Having Problems with Wages1

Having Problems with Wages?

When you don’t receive all the wages you have earned, the first step is to bring it to your employer’s attention, as hopefully it was only a mistake. However, if it turns out you’re a victim of wage theft, unlawful deductions, shortened hours, or more, you have rights. Check your payslip You should start by[…]
Do You Have An Unpaid Wage Claim1

Do You Have An Unpaid Wage Claim?

If you haven’t been paid all the money you’ve earned at work, you might have a legal claim against your employer under state or federal wage and hour law. The federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) protects your right to earn at least the federal minimum wage, to be paid for every hour worked, to[…]
Do-It-Yourself Guide – Recovery of Unpaid Wages

Do-It-Yourself Guide – Recovery of Unpaid Wages

The department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) is responsible for enforcing the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The department also provides information to workers who are trying to collect unpaid wages from their employers. If you are not sure whether you were paid correctly, you should first look at the “Wage and Hour[…]
How to Submit a Wage Claim under Texas Payday Law2

How to Submit a Wage Claim under Texas Payday Law?

Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) investigates wage claims under the Texas Payday Law, chapter 61 of the Texas Labor Code. The commission assists employees to recover their unpaid wages. Texas Payday Law covers all Texas business entities, regardless of size, except for public employers such as the federal government, the state or a political subdivision of[…]