Wage Claims

Legal Information

Farmworkers' Rights

Farmworkers have many important legal rights. The following is a summary of some of the important rights and responsibilities of farmworkers.

Iowa Workforce Development Wage Claim Form

Guide and form for collecting unpaid wages from an employer.

The Family and Medical Leave Act

Every working person should know about the Family and Medical Leave Act, or FMLA. FMLA is a law that says that in certain situations, an employer may have to give an employee time off for certain reasons, such as when they are sick, or when they have family members who need care.

Wage Payment Collection

Are you having problems collecting wages owed to you or problems not being paid regularly? There is a law in Iowa to help you. It is called the Wage Payment Collection Act. (Chapter 91A, Iowa Code).

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