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Best Ohio Wage And Hour Attorney Reply: I’m not making enough money in tips to bring me to minimum wage; does my employer have to pay me more? How much should I be paid as a tipped employee during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic? What should I do if my employer won’t pay me an hourly wage on top of my tips? COVID-19 Employment Law: Tips Aren’t Cutting ItAmerica has seen a massive halt in most aspects of employment except for those employees that are deemed “essential.” One class of essential employees are the restaurant workers who deliver orders to the public who are quarantined due to the COVID-19 outbreak. A lot of these delivery drivers and employees are typically paid a lower minimum wage than the mandated minimum wage, because the tips they receive from the

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Best Ohio Overtime Pay Attorney Answer: I am working more hours because of the COVID-19 outbreak; does this entitle me to overtime wages? Does my employer have to pay me extra for overtime even during a pandemic? I’m an hourly worker working over 40 hours per week; how much overtime should I be receiving? Overtime Wages: Coronavirus Employment Law FrontlinesThe United States is facing a health crisis unlike anything that most Americans have ever seen in their lifetime. Non-essential businesses have been shut down, entire sports’ seasons have been postponed, and in some states, citizens have been ordered to stay in their homes and avoid contact with anyone. While the majority of Americans have hit the pause on their working life, or who have been fortunate enough to enjoy the

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Best Ohio Wage and Hour Attorney Answer: Am I entitled to overtime when I am being paid a salary? How much is the “minimum salary” to be and exempt employee? Can my boss reduce my salary even if I did nothing to deserve it? Does my salary reduction mean I am now entitled to overtime? Can my job cut my pay from last week?Just the other day our wage and hour lawyers received a call from a salaried employee who wanted to know if it was illegal for his employer to cut his salary in response to the coronavirus outbreak. There are a lot of companies that are doing this during the Coronavirus pandemic. Buzzfeed cut salaries. The Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils announced a 20 percent pay cut across the board before reversing after public pressure.It turns out the answer

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Best Ohio Employment Discrimination Attorney Answers: How long will my employment discrimination case last? How long does it take to sue my employer for wrongful termination? How long will my case be in court? How Long Will My Employment Claim Take?It seems like every time I meet with a potential new client there are few common questions about their employment claim. Most of these questions cover the basics, do I have a case? What are the next steps in my employment claim? Can I sue my boss personally for discrimination? Hint, for the answers to all these questions and more call the right attorney! However, hands down the most popular question our lawyers get is how long will my employment discrimination case take?Of course, it is only natural for a recently

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Best Ohio Overtime Pay Attorney Answer: What qualifies someone as an independent contractor? What benefits must my employer give me as an independent contractor? Can I be considered an employee even if I signed a contract that says I’m an independent contractor? How do I find the top wage theft lawyer? Is it better to be independent contractor or employee? Overtime Pay: Am I An Independent Contractor?Sometimes, the courts get the answer wrong. Our wage and hour attorneys are constantly looking for new developments in the law on misclassification of employees. This is a really important issue because under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”), an employee has to be paid minimum wage and must be paid time and a half for overtime hours worked in excess of forty hours per

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Best Ohio Employment Discrimination Attorney Answer: Do you get paid on sick days? Is my employer required to pay me when I take sick leave? Can I get fired for taking too many sick days? Can salaried employees be deducted for sick days? Employment Law: Am I Entitled To Paid Sick Leave?Ricolaaaa! If you’re an Ohioan, or a Midwesterner, you probably have the Ricola cough drop commercial memorized, whether you wanted to or not. In Ohio, flu season seems like it lasts all year round. (See Ricola Cough Drop Commercial Youtube). Getting sick during cold and flu season appears to be a natural consequence of living in Ohio. It doesn’t seem to matter how good your immune system, how healthy your lifestyle is, or whether or not you got your flu shot. Everywhere you look, you are

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