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Can an employer make you use your paid time off to meet

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Can an employer make you use your paid time off to meet their revenue budget for the month

Lawyer's Assistant: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Yes florida

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Full time

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I'm sorry to hear about your situation. To be clear, they want you to take the time off (not actually work) and pay you the PTO, correct?

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