Illegal Off-the-Clock Work: Lawsuits for Unpaid Wages

October 19, 2015

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who's not getting paid for their off-the-clock work.
What's Going On?
A number of lawsuits have been filed on behalf of employees who didn't get paid for their off-the-clock work. Making or allowing hourly employees to work off the clock without pay is illegal.
What You Can Do:
Fill out the form on this page and tell us what happened. One of the attorneys we work with may then call or e-mail you to explain more about your rights and to help determine whether you can make a claim for unpaid wages.
Can I Get Fired?
It's illegal for your employer to terminate, demote or otherwise retaliate against you for exercising your legal rights.
How Much Does this Cost?
It doesn't cost anything to talk to a lawyer and learn more about your rights. Plus, you're not obligated to take legal action if you don't want to.