Am I entitled to get overtime pay, I work as a bartender???? Thank-you

Asked over 1 year ago - Jelm, WY

Was told by my manager, " don't ask about it you could be fired"

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  1. Darrel S Jackson

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    Answered . You probably are entitled to overtime, assuming that the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) covers either you or your employer. If you have a valid overtime claim, then you could recover the unpaid overtime, plus an equal amount as liquidated damages. You could also recover your attorneys' fees and litigation costs. I would encourage you to consult with an employment attorney.

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