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California Employees Can’t Seek Back Pay Under PAGA

Sep 16, 2019

Employees cannot collect unpaid wages under the California Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA), the California Supreme Court has ruled. PAGA allows workers to seek civil penalties for labor code violations on behalf of the state, but they must pursue back wages in separate actions against their employers.    (Read More)

Article By: Lisa Nagele-Piazza, J.D., SHRM-SCP

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