If I was not paid for work completed for a company several months ago, what legal course can I take?

Asked on October 22, 2015 under Employment Labor Law, Maryland

Answers:

SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

You can sue the company: that is how you force someone to pay you when they owe you money (such as for work  you did) and do not pay it. If the amount is equal to or less than the limit for your small claims courts, you probably should sue in small claims, acting as your own attorney ("pro se"). If over that amount, consult with an attorney.


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