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We got a letter from the Labor Commisioner, State of

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We got a letter from the Labor Commisioner, State of California . Notice of Claim and Conference State Case 18-94922 NQ. We had a lady live with our grandma and paid her as a household employee receiving a room , utilities, a car, gas and a food budget plus a salary. She stayed four months but it was a trial period. We paid her in cash , but never had a contract signed. Now she's trying to sue us for 30,000 in overtime . Do we need to get a lawyer?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

Yes I would strongly recommend getting an attorney as these tyoes of claims by domestic help are becoming more and more common and they are winning some.

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