What happens if an employer doesn’t pay? September 20, 2022 23:39 Updated If an employer doesn’t pay contributions when they are due, they may be responsible for paying penalties and interest. Related articles My business has X number of employees. Am I required to participate? What if my business is in a state, like Washington, that already has a Paid Leave program. Do I have to participate in this one, as well? My business only has gig workers. How does Paid Leave Oregon work for my business? Are seasonal employees’ jobs protected under Paid Leave Oregon? What kind of leave does Paid Leave Oregon cover?