What recourse does an employee have under Mississippi law if he or she is unable to obtain his or her final paycheck from a former employer?

If an employee is unable to obtain his or her final paycheck from a former employer, the Mississippi Department of Employment Security suggests that the employee contact the U.S. Department of Labor, retain an attorney for assistance, and/or file a claim against the employer in court.

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