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How does the Department of Labor enforce overtime laws in Houston?

Houston, TX - The federal government has passed various laws that require certain workers to be given overtime pay. According to the Fair Labor Standards Act, all workers who are non-exempt are entitled to one and one half times their regular…
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What are the most common forms of wage theft in Midland?

Midland, TX - There are a number of ways that employers avoid their obligation to pay workers properly. This can come in many different forms, but there are a few types of wage theft that tend to happen regularly in Midland, Texas and other…
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Workers in Houston oilfields can review their payroll records for errors

Houston, TX – There are several reasons why a worker may not be paid properly, and sometimes these issues are due to employer mistakes or oversight. Certain industries have had documented, wide scale underpayment problems with large groups…
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Houston oil field company routinely avoided wage and overtime regulations

A Houston based company that provides services to the oil industry was sued by the Department of Labor for approximately $1 million worth of unpaid wages and overtime.  Large oil services firm took measures to avoid proper payments The…
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Is your employer short-changing your wages by not paying you overtime in Denver Colorado?

  If an employer is not paying overtime wages in accordance with federal laws, it may be illegal, depending on an individual’s work status, and the type of business where they are employed. On March 28, 2019, the U.S. Department of…
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Houston restaurants consistently withheld overtime and violated minimum wage laws

All employers are required by both federal and state regulations to pay workers in accordance with certain labor laws. Businesses who violate these laws can be served with a civil lawsuit or sanctioned by the department of labor.  The Houston…