Wage and Hour Claims
Wage & Hour Defense Lawyer
The laws require employers to follow the rules and regulations established
by the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act. An important aspect is complete
and accurate recordkeeping of all employee compensation including hours
worked, breaks, meal breaks, vacations, holidays and other relevant information
regarding an employee.
Many Wage & Hour claims are the result of a disgruntled employee who
feels wronged and turns to an attorney or governmental agency for help.
An employee can pursue a claim with the Wage & Hour Division of the
Department of Labor or can simply hire an attorney who can file a state
and federal lawsuit against your company. Upon receipt of a Wage &
Hour claim, contact a Florida employment defense lawyer for counsel before
responding to the claim.
Cristal | Hanenian, Attorneys at Law has the experience and knowledge to
offer legal advice and guidance for the correct actions to take following
a claim. They successfully defend many clients who are employers in the
private and public sectors from small businesses, insurance companies,
municipalities, to large corporations. Their knowledge of all aspects
of labor laws helps them provide protection to clients through all steps
of wage and hour claim proceedings from audits by the Wage & Hour
Division all the way through Trial.
About Wage & Hour Claims
Many circumstances can lead to an employee filing a Wage and Hour claim.
Some businesses are more susceptible to claims because of the difficulties
in keeping accurate
payroll records and employee tracking. Restaurants and other businesses where
employees receive tips in addition to an hourly wage can make a wage and
hour claim complicated. Businesses that do not keep detailed and accurate
records need legal representation from experienced and skilled defense
attorneys who can protect their interests while dealing with opposing
counsel and governmental agencies.
Wage and hour claims can be expensive and time consuming for employers
making it difficult to run a business and meet the requirements of a demanding
Wage and Hour claim. A strong and aggressive defense is necessary against
Wage and Hour claims, which are often unrealistic and problematic. The
legal team understands the necessity of an effective and competent defense
against Wage and Hour claims and the importance of personal service to
their clients. They are available at all times, including nights and weekends
to their clients to answer questions or give updates on the status of
their cases. Make an appointment today for a consultation with a qualified
wage and hour claim defense lawyer.
Contact a Florida Wage and Hour claim defense attorney
if an employer and needing help with a wage and hour claim.