Corrections Officers Filing Lawsuits for Overtime Pay, Unpaid Wages

Last Updated on March 23, 2021

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Corrections officers.
What’s Going On?
Attorneys working with are investigating the pay practices of prisons across the country. They have reason to believe that some prison guards are being illegally underpaid.
How Could Guards Be Getting Underpaid?
It’s suspected that corrections officers are not being paid for all work-related duties, including time spent passing through security checks, gathering equipment, and speaking with the last guard on duty.
What You Can Do
If you work or worked as a corrections officer, fill out the form on this page to find out if you could be owed unpaid wages. It doesn’t cost anything to get in touch and the only people we will ever share your information with are the attorneys working with
Can I Be Fired for Speaking Up?
Federal law prohibits employers from taking retaliatory action against employees simply because they exercised their legal rights.

The information submitted on this page will be forwarded to Berger Montague who has sponsored this investigation.

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