Law Office of Amos Weinberg
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In a complete shift from the Labor Law statute’s omission of personal liability, and earlier court decisions, the officer of the corporation or LLC is now personally liable.
Employers are only allowed to make deductions from wages in limited circumstances, otherwise, in addition to the illegal deduction, the employee can recover penalty damages and a contingent attorney fee.
When a landlord suffers a hazardous spill on the property, both the tenant and its officers can be automatically liable.
An attorney fee provision in a contract presents two problems in practice, with one solution.
There is a remedy when you get a check for less than the amount demanded, the check is marked, “payment in full,” and you want to deposit the check without losing the right to sue for the rest.
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