Do I Have To Work Overtime If I Don't Want To?

By: LawInfo
Your employer may order you to work overtime. Your employer may discipline or terminate you if you refuse to work overtime. If you are not an exempt employee, your employer must pay you 1 1/2 times your regular rate of pay for hours worked over 40 per week.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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