No work permit? Overtime pay still required

  • July 09, 2018

Undocumented status and the possibility the workers may be subject to deportation does not absolve you of your obligation to pay the minimum wage and overtime under...

DOL: Expect new overtime pay rule in 2019

  • May 14, 2018

The U.S. Department of Labor plans to wait until 2019 to release new proposed overtime rules for white-collar employees. The announcement, buried deep inside the Trump...

You can’t dodge FLSA by forming 2nd company

  • May 10, 2018

Ever thought you might be able to skirt the Fair Labor Standards Act’s overtime provisions by arranging for related entities to “share” the same employees? Courts...

Court gives workers 2nd chance on FLSA suit

  • March 21, 2018

A federal court considering an overtime dispute recently dismissed the lawsuit because it didn’t include enough details—but then told the workers they could file an...