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Name:Labor Commissioner's Office--Nevada State Department of Business and Industry
Brief Description:The Office of the Labor Commissioner will help you if your non-government employer has illegally withheld your wages. If necessary, the office will hold a hearing to determine the parties' rights.
Website Address:http://www.laborcommissioner.com/
Services:The Office of the Labor Commissioner will help you if your private workplace (non-government) employer has illegally withheld your wages. They provide a helpful listing of answers to frequently asked questions regarding breaks, firing, overtime, quitting, wages, etc. at http://www.laborcommissioner.com/faqs.htm You can file a claim for unpaid wages by using the form at http://www.laborcommissioner.com/forms.htm If necessary, a hearing will be held. Hearings are held when there is a dispute about unpaid wages and informal discussions to get payment donít work. A hearing allows employers and employees to appear and give evidence to the Office of the Labor Commissioner; then, the office will make a decision on the dispute.
Target Population:Nevada employees and employers in private (non-government) workplaces
Address:555 E. Washington Avenue, Suite 4100, Las Vegas, NV 89101 or 675 Fairview Drive, Suite 226, Carson City, NV 89701
Email:Email: mail1@laborcommissioner.com
Eligibility:Employee income level may be considered
Appointment Needed:No
Phone:(702) 486-2650 (Las Vegas), (775) 687-4850 (Carson City)
Hours:8 a.m. to 5 p.m., same hours for both Las Vegas and Carson City offices
Counties:Statewide, Carson City County, Churchill County, Clark County, Douglas County, Elko County, Esmeralda County, Eureka County, Humboldt County, Lander County, Lincoln County, Lyon County, Mineral County, Nye County, Pershing County, Storey County, Washoe County, White Pine County
Provides Language Services:Yes
Languages:Spanish (in Las Vegas Office)
Language Service Arrangements Needed:Yes
Subjects:Consumer/Business Law, Dispute Resolution, Employment Law
Mission:The Labor Commissioner is authorized to enforce certain Nevada Revised Statutes and regulations http://www.laborcommissioner.com/lawsandregs.htm relating to persons required to earn their living in the private sector by their own endeavors. The Office of the Labor Commissioner is an impartial body responsible for bringing forth the facts and effecting reasonable compromises where possible.



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