Eighth post in the series, New York Employees: What Your Employer Knows and You Should Learn Now
It’s Been Bothering You for a Long Time and You’re Finally Ready to Take Legal Action. All laws have statutes of limitations, which are deadlines for starting a legal claim. Some of these are very short; others are much longer. You also need to check any agreements you signed. Sometimes agreements shorten the applicable statute of limitations and/or require you to take your claims to arbitration. If you think you have a claim, don’t wait to find out. You may find that you had a claim but you don’t anymore.