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FULL SERVICE TEXAS INJURY & OVERTIME RECOVERY LAW FIRM

Corpus Christi Overtime Recovery Lawyer

Fighting for Clients Throughout Texas

The law divides almost all employees into two categories – Exempt or Nonexempt. If you are a “Nonexempt” employee and work over 40 hours in a workweek, you are generally entitled to overtime pay. It is that simple.

Overtime is supposed to be paid at time-and-a-half of your regular rate of pay. So, if you make $10 per hour, you should get $15 per hour for every hour you work over 40 hours per week.

The Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) is the federal law governing the payment of minimum wage and overtime payments. As a general rule, the FLSA requires an employer to pay an employee overtime compensation for all “hours worked” in excess of 40 hours in a workweek, unless that employee is “Exempt” from the law. The law also provides that employees can recover double damages and attorneys fees if an employee sues under the FLSA to recover unpaid overtime or wages. To understand what it means to be “Exempt” or “Nonexempt”, see the “Are You Exempt” page.

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A Full Day’s Work Deserves a Full Day’s Wage

Fair pay in the workplace is the law in Texas. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) requires covered employers to pay their employees 1 1/2 times their regular rate of pay for each and every hour worked over forty (40) in a work week.

In Texas, it is illegal for an employer to deny you overtime pay if you are a non-exempt employee. However, many employees have been mislead about their right to overtime pay for overtime worked.  In fact, you may be owed overtime pay even if:

  • You are paid a salary rather than hourly;
  • Your job title is manager or assistant manager, but you do very little true management work;
  • You are paid on a piece work basis;
  • You don’t have detailed records of all the hours you have worked;
  • You receive tips.

We believe that every client deserves personalized attention and quality legal representation. We handle overtime cases involving just one employee or hundreds.

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To speak with an attorney immediately, send us some details about your case or call us directly at (361) 880-8181.

Knowledgeable Support in Difficult Situations

Every member of our law firm is committed to providing you with the experienced guidance and personal attention you need. We care about our clients and we understand the impact an accident can have on your life. Our only goal is to get you the compensation you deserve in these difficult situations.

Timothy D. Raub is Your Local Personal Injury Lawyer

It is impossible to tell in advance whether or not a lawsuit will be necessary to get you proper compensation. Whenever possible, we look to resolve our clients’ issues quickly. If we can get a positive result through negotiation, we will.

When that is not possible, we will file a lawsuit and go to court to protect you. We have extensive litigation experience in cases big and small and we will take whatever action is necessary to give you the full protection you deserve.

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814 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, Texas, 78401

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Corpus Christi Accident Law Firm

Our lawyers have more than 35 years of combined experience. We have the skill to help you through this difficult time. We will do everything we can for you, including:

  • Taking care of every aspect of your claim, from evaluating the damage to your car to going to trial, if necessary, to get the money you deserve
  • Ensuring that you get the right medical care, even if you do not have medical insurance or are having trouble getting your insurance company to pay up
  • Pursuing every possible source of compensation to get you the money you deserve

Unless the correct steps have been taken, you cannot be sure that the settlement you are offered is fair. If you agree to a compensation package, you cannot ask for more when it turns out your injuries are more extensive than you realized. We are careful to give our clients value. At our firm, we guarantee that the client gets more than the attorney.

The sooner you speak to a local accident lawyer at our firm, the better off you will be. There are specific techniques in the discovery process that apply to every injury case. Even an experienced personal injury lawyer can make mistakes if he or she has not handled drunk driving, car, and truck accident cases. Call 866-879-0008 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your situation.

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How much will I have to pay Raub Law Firm Injury Lawyers at the conclusion of my case?

We only work on a contingency fee, meaning that if we do not win, we do not get paid. Injury victims cannot afford to pay an attorney by the hour. Our contingency fee is in line with other top-quality lawyers who handle serious personal injury matters. There are no up front costs or fees with us.

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