What recourse does an employee have under Idaho law if he or she is unable to obtain his or her final paycheck from a former employer?

If an employee is unable to obtain his or her final paycheck from a former employer, the employee can file a complaint with the Idaho Department of Labor Wage and Hour. An employee can also file a civil complaint for unpaid wages in small claims court under Idaho law. 

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