My Boyfriend Is in the Army reserves and his civilian job will not give him what he is entitled to?
My boyfriend just got home about a month ago from Basic Training. His civilian job cut his hours, took his title away, and will not give him the bonuses his co workers received. He was told that he is entitled to every bonus that came in, and of course his job. His managers are telling him that it is not in their policy. What is the best way he should approach this?
Asked By: - 7/15/2009
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He needs to go to the State Labor Relations Board with his complaint and at the same time, notify the Army Reserves. Between the two of them, they can inform his civilian employer of the appropriate laws governing his service and their obligations to him... More
Answered By: Curt J - 7/15/2009
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sue them if their breaking a contract or something.if hes entitled to those writes on paper and they signed it,SUE
Answered By: Harry777 - 7/15/2009
This is not uncommon with employers and military personal, but there is really nothing that can be done from a military standpoint... More
Answered By: dankohner1 - 7/15/2009
Contact the Dept. of Labor... More
Answered By: Mr Puma - 7/15/2009
You can also go to the JAG office at your local base. Make an appointment, and they will be able to tell your boyfriend exactly what he is entitled to under the laws. They are there to help you, and it is a lot easier than trying to decode the laws yourself!!
Answered By: Jennifer P - 7/15/2009
He needs to contact the dept. of labor immediately and file a formal complaint... More
Answered By: Hoot - 7/16/2009
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