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Do i get any compensation for being a whistleblower?

Portland, ME |

it was very hard to stand up to my boss re guarding the laws being violated at my work. i was told to quit by my boss and was refused my overtime pay and singled out by other employees. the department of labor came. now i feel as everyone is against me. i feel as i deserve compensation for everything i have had to go threw. my employer knew that he was breaking the law and threatened my job over it.

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Not enough detail. Did you blow the whistle? what type of activity? To who? What was your job title?-+

If you'd like to discuss, please feel free to call. Jeff Gold Gold, Benes, LLP 1854 Bellmore Ave Bellmore, NY 11710 Telephone -516.512.6333 Email -


A lot depends on the results of your whistle-blowing.

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my employer was in violation of the labor standard act and had no recordkeeping system at all. for atleast three years everyone that works here has had a 40 hour paycheck every week no matter if they work 45 hours or 60 hours we still are only being paid 40.