Can I still sue my employer for non-payment of wages if I do not have copies of my check stubs or rate of pay contract?

Asked on January 28, 2013 under Employment Labor Law, Louisiana

Answers:

M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Ok so here we are at tax time when you should have gotten - or be getting - a W2 from your employer.  This document should indeed give you evidence of wages paid to you.  Your last year tax return is also good if you do not have your W2 yet.   Additionally, if you start the suit you can subpoena pay roll records to help prove your claim.  Good luck.


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