Manager sues employer, but did she sue right company?

The law is clear that only a worker's employer is liable for failure to pay wages. But it isn't always clear who the employer is. In some situations, a person might be legally employed by more than one entity, referred to as joint employers. In this case, the issue for the court was whether a Shell service station manager was jointly employed by Shell and the company that entered into a lease and operating agreement with Shell. Read More...