12 August 2017
8/12/2017 LAWyersclubindia : Experts : Ask Query http://www.lawyersclubindia.com/experts/ask_query.asp 1/1 I am IT professional with more than 10+ years of experience, i was working in Techsoft technologies limited, Bangalore as Test leader from 07th March 2016 to July 06th 2016. I have received salary only for month of March and April 2016. Till now the company has not paid salary for the month May and June 2016. Company gave me cheque of Rs 1,25,000/- as bonus on 18/05/2016. The cheque got bounced on 16/08/2016. I have filed case on cheque bounce on 30/08/2016. Now case got settled in Lok Adalath as 03/07/2017. Company owner agreed to pay only Rs. 80,000/-, and has promised to issue relieving letter and payslips. Company owner agreed to these items as mentioned in joint memo and took date for one month i.e. on 03/08/2017. On 03/08/2017 company owner only gave me DD of 80,000/- only. Now company owner has harassed and threatening that he will not give relieving letter and payslips. Company owner reason he is saying that i have bounced the cheque and went to court for settlement. As mentioned in order: ORDER The joint memo filed by the parties is hereby accepted. Case is disposed off in terms of the joint memo. The accused shall pay a sum of Rs. 80,000/- to the complainant as per the terms of the joint memo and also issue relieving letter and pay slip to the complainant as stated in the joint memo. If the accused fails to comply with the terms of joint memo the complainant at liberty to take appropriate legal action in accordance with law. In view of the settlement reached accused is acquitted for the offence punishable U/s 138 of N.I. Act. Bail bond of the accused shall stands cancelled. The CS deposited by the accused is ordered to be refunded in his favour in accordance with law. My question: The company owner is not giving reveling letter and payslips. I have to apply for new job. I require these documents. I was suppose to get 1,25,000/-(bonus), 1,18,000/-(two months salary) and 28000/- (PF money). Total amount is 2,71,000/- and i have received only 80,000/-. Question no.1: Can reopen this Lok adalath case? Question no.2: Can i file new case for threatening and harassment from employer for not giving relieving letter?. Is there any section punishable for employer?