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Kansas City State Wage Attorney

Kansas State Wage and Hour Law - Protection for Employees Against Improper Deductions and Unpaid Overtime

In addition to the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), many states offer additional protections against employers who exploit work from their workers without paying for it. For example, in Kansas, even if your employer is not subject to the FLSA, Kansas law may still protect your right to receive overtime compensation for hours worked in excess of 46 in a workweek. An experienced employment lawyer can help you understand the state's wage and hour law that might apply to you.

Moreover, Kansas law also prohibits employers from making deductions that do not “accrue to the benefit of the employee.” Typically, Uniforms, cash shortages, processing fees, breakage charges, and other types of deductions are prohibited under Kansas Law.

If you are a Kansas employee and your employer has been charging you money for things that benefit the employer, you may be entitled to relief. Please contact our office for a free evaluation as to whether your employer is violating state wage law. Located in Overland Park, we serve clients throughout Kansas and beyond.

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