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my employers just notified me that they will closing the business

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my employers just notified me that they will closing the business and have asked for me to stay and close the business- do I have any rights to a compensation package other than regular pay? I live in California
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: California Employment Law
Expert:  Joseph replied 4 years ago.
Hello and welcome to JustAnswer.

I'm sorry to hear about your situation and hope I can help.

No, unfortunately, as an at-will employee, your employer isn't obligated to give you a compensation or severance package in addition to regular pay.

However, if your employer needs your assistance to close the business, you would be in a good bargaining position to request additional compensation from your employer.
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