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  • Breaks at Work (FAQs)

    This explains your rights, if any, to breaks in Louisiana. Read More

    Employment Law Task Force
  • Know Your Rights: Wage and Hour Laws (Link to Videos)

    The U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division (WHD) has developed the “Know Your Rights” video series in English and Spanish to provide workers with useful basic information in different scenarios that workers encounter in the workplace. Topics include: Minimum Wage, Overtime, Regular Pay, Off-the-Clock Hours, Misclassification as Independent Contractor, Child Labor, Migrant and Seasonal Work, and How to File a Complaint. Content Detail

    United States Department of Labor
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Labor Law Resources (Referrals)

    This resource has a directory of different departments and agencies that can help you learn about labor laws and how they might apply to you. Read More

    Louisiana Workforce Commission
  • Wages and Hours Worked: Child Labor Protections (Link)

    This resource describes the Federal laws that are designed to protect the educational opportunities of minors and to prohibit their employment in jobs that are harmful to their health and well‑being. Content Detail

    US Department of Labor