Final Paychecks: How to Avoid Legal Risk With Accurate Calculation and Distribution
1 hour 30 minutes
With a myriad of local, state and federal laws addressing compensation, it is essential that employers understand their obligations when issuing departing employees' final paychecks.
Many employers do not appreciate the patchwork of local, state, and federal laws regulating the calculation and distribution of final wage payments to departing employees. Employers must recognize and comply with a whole host of regulations or risk extensive penalties and/or costly litigation. This topic will provide an overview of the legal issues and common pitfalls related to final employee wage payments. This topic also will include a practical discussion of manageable best practices and model policies for use in today's dynamic - and often multistate - employment environment.
- You will be able to recognize potential penalties for failing to properly calculate and timely issue final wage payments.
- You will be able to review if and when it is permissible to make deductions from departing employees' final paycheck
- You will be able to identify when final wage payments to departing employees must be issued, and what must be included in final wage payments.
- You will be able to describe and implement best practices for complying with federal and state wage payment regulations.
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