I left my job 30 days ago, due to owner constantly telling me I was an idiot. I did not give a notice, I finally had enough verbal attacks and quietly left. I still am owed my final paycheck, she will not return my calls. Can I collect my paycheck, can I recieve unemployment? Many Thanks
2 Answers from Attorneys
Re: Verbal abuse
An employer cannot withold wages after you have already earned them. Contact the Texas Workforce Commission about your wage claim. The website for more information is:
Also look around on this website: www.workplacefairness.org/
If you have any documentation of the abuse, you could speak to an attorney about constructive termination.
Re: Verbal abuse
An employer cannot withould wages after they have already been earned. Contact the Texas Workforce Commission about filing a claim.
Their website is:
If you have documentation of the abuse, speak with an attorney about "constructive termination".
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