Shareholder may be liable for wages of corporate employee

limitation of liability is not absolute
Controling Shareholder liabile for employee wages
A sole or controlling stockholder may be held liable for the wages of employees, even though the corporation is the actual employer, due to the Pennsylvania Wage Payment and Collection Law. 43 P.S. §§ 260.2a, 260.9a(b

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