Originally Posted by JudyKayTee
Playing devil's advocate here - it's not what was said when you were fired that matters. It's what you were told when you were HIRED.
This is a common practice when it comes to items with a company logo and when keys to an establishment are involved.
Agreed to a certain extent. Its certainly common to withhold the final check until company property is returned. But I don't think a time limit can be put on it. Nor can anything more be withheld then the value of the items.