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Iworkedfor applepainting co for 2days last week and now I'm…

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Iworkedfor green applepainting co...

Iworkedfor green applepainting co for 2days last week and now I'm having trouble getting paid.

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the U.S. government?

No I have only texted him

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer about this?

Not yet

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I'm not the only one of his employees with this problem

Submitted: 17 days ago.Category: Employment Law
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Thank you for your post. In order to assist you I will need to know what State you work in and also whether or not you were a W-2 employee or a 1099 independent contractor? Also, have you actually talked to him about your pay and if so, what did he say?

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