Legal Question in Business Law in California

If I file a claim against my employer for giving me payroll checks with insufficent funds, can the employer lay me off?

Asked on 11/14/12, 9:43 am

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Anthony Roach Law Office of Anthony A. Roach
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The zip code you have entered is incredible, it is six digits.

If you can prove you were laid off as a result of filing a claim, you have a wrongful discharge claim and should see an attorney as soon as possible.

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Answered on 11/14/12, 10:14 am
Terry A. Nelson Nelson & Lawless
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Not without risking a claim of illegal retaliation by you. If that happens, contact me promptly. In the meantime, go to the Labor commissioner and file a claim for unpaid compensation about the bad checks.

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Answered on 11/14/12, 4:28 pm

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