California Employment Law
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This was not prescription drugs you found in your former employee's office? What is the value of the company's property in his possession?
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I found prescription drugs (Xanax), as well as a small vial filled with white residue and a straw. I also found a printed out sheet of doctors specializing in Opiate Addiction. The company laptop is valued at $2,000.00. His last check is less than that. He was only in our employment for 14 weeks, and we found him to be very difficult to manage and kind of a loose cannon. I have already had the office locks changed as I am concerned for the safety of my employees and myself. Also, he has a record of assault and (2) seperate drug charges from MA, which is where he lived before moving to California. Thank you!
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