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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Wage Theft Lawsuits on the Rise

According to a recent article in The New York Times, lawsuits alleging wage theft are on the rise. In recent years, a number of suits have been filed in regards to withheld pay, tip skimming, erased hours, refusal to pay overtime, and similar forms of theft. These employment issues are both illegal and unethical, and demand the swift attention of an experienced attorney.
The workers’ rights attorneys at The Cochran Firm represent employees who have been cheated out of fair pay throughout the nation. If your employer is withholding pay or engaging in any other unfair practices, we are prepared to take your case, fight for your rights, and help you get the justice you deserve.
Can I be Fired for Taking Action?
The Times reports that some employees who have taken action against their employers have faced repercussions including a loss of hours and a loss of employment. Of course, these scare tactics have always been in favor with unscrupulous business owners – fear works to silence dissent. Our attorneys are not afraid to fight for the rights of workers and are fully prepared to protect you against unfair treatment from your employer.
If you believe you have been the victim of wage theft, please contact The Cochran Firm to schedule a free consultation today. We maintain offices throughout the country to better serve the diverse needs of our clients.

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