Can my employer punish or fire me for filing an overtime wage claim?

Can my employer punish or fire me for filing an overtime wage claim?

by cjadmin | December 12th, 2016

Under the FLSA, any person is protected from retaliation or firing after filing an overtime pay claim against any current or former employer. This protection also applies to employees and employers who are not covered by the FLSA.

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