What are the wages to be paid when required to attend a work related meeting?

Employee is required to attend a one hour meeting on a scheduled day off. Employer only pays for two hours of the employees wagesIs the employee entitled to more wages?

Asked on July 11, 2012 under Employment Labor Law, California


Cameron Norris, Esq. / Law Office of Gary W. Norris

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

No.  The employer is required to pay you for two hours minimum for "clocking-in" at all.  They are doing the right thing here.  You should be happy you are getting paid for two hours when the meeting is only an hour long.

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