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Can you force a person to work overtime in texas, Texas, No,

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Can you force a person to work overtime in texas
JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Texas
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
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Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 13 days ago.

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Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 13 days ago.

Yes, an employer can tell an employee they must work overtime or be terminated. Although, of course, they would have to be paid for the overtime if they are in a non-exempt position.

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