If you were served by a process server, it is a civil suit. The papers will have a cause number on them. If you call the clerk of courts, they can tell you the nature of the suit but a copy of the Complaint should have been served.
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DO NOT blow off the court summons. Your employer could easily obtain a judgment against you if you don't show to defend yourself.
Contact the court, speak with the clerks office, provide them the case number and they will tell you what its about, or you can go see the filing documents yourself at the courthouse.
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