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If for 2 years I worked about 30 hours off the books after my 40 hours, can I get the overtime that's owed to me?

The law (Fair Labor Standards Act) requires a non-exempt (not exempt from overtime, like …

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I am starting my event planning business, from a legal perspective what should I invest in right away?

First, before doing anything else, set up a limited liability company or LLC; you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

plummer work

Yes, if a contractor does negligent or unreasonably careless work (that is, work which …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Is it legal to not allow an employee and their boyfriend to continue working after girlfriend discloses that she has Hep C to human resources?

It appears to be illegal disability- (that is, medical condition-) based harassment or discrimination. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

How can I get control over my elderly parents for medical decisions?

If, despite their age, they are still mentally competent, they can give you authority …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago