Can an employer in New York state withhold a final paycheck for not completing an exit interview?

Left my job over two weeks ago and still have not received my check because I would not do an exit interview.

1 answer  |  asked Aug 9, 2016 2:06 PM [EST]  |  applies to New York

Answers (1)

V Jonas Urba
No. You will be paid. If not, tell your former employer that unless you receive your final check by x date you will contact the New York State Department of Labor. You can also take your former employer to small claims court but I would try the other options first.

posted by V Jonas Urba  |  Aug 9, 2016 5:31 PM [EST]

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