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How do i go about filing a wage claim? Do i need an attorn

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How do i go about filing a wage claim? Do i need an attorney?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: California Employment Law
Expert:  Tina replied 4 years ago.
Hello and welcome,

An attorney is not required to file a wage claim with the labor board. They have the authority to investigate and collect the back wages owed by the employer.

Here is a link to the state's website:

I hope you found my answer helpful, even if the law is not in your favor. I would be happy to clarify my answer if anything is not clear or you are looking for additional information. All the best to you!

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