Ask the Lawyer received the following question (paraphrased for easier reading and clarity) from a reader on a legal matter that might be of interest to the entire audience.
Is it legal to have a GS-5 do the work that a GS-9 is supposed to do? The GS-5 is not being compensated for doing the duties that the G-9 is supposed to do.
Yes. It is not a good practice, but it is not illegal.
Bill Bransford is managing partner of Shaw Bransford & Roth PC.
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