Legal Advice for Labor Laws — 79 results
Written by Avvo Staff, over 6 years ago.
Labor laws are in effect before a job even starts, and they help establish and maintain the rights and responsibilities between employers and employees. Federal law prohibits employment... more
Written by attorney Mark Bamberger, 3 months ago.
A brief guide to considerations of filing an employment law case in an at-will state Discussion Laboring through Employment Law Mark J. Bamberger, Esq., Principal The Mark Bamberger Co.,... more
Written by attorney Jose Santiago, 3 months ago.
Few areas of law affect Long Island restaurants and other food establishments like federal and state labor laws. Many common questions involve issues related to whether restaurants should... more
Written by attorney Tamara Harper, almost 6 years ago.
Make Sure Employees Take Meal and Rest Breaks One way to ensure such is to pre-print the following statement upon on all time cards, “I hereby certify that I have taken all meal and rest... more
Written by attorney Joshua Erlich, 9 months ago.
This is a set of frequently asked questions about the Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA"). Understanding this law is vital to being sure that you are paid the wages you have fairly earned.... more
Written by attorney Jonathan Schopf, about 5 years ago.
What is a Labor Law claim for a job site personal injury? New York State has special laws to protect employees who work from elevated surfaces, i.e. ladders, scaffolds and roofs. Sometimes... more
Written by attorney Vincent White, about 3 years ago.
The laws prohibiting race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information discrimination apply to all... more
Written by attorney Daniel Buttafuoco, about 3 years ago.
Sacramento, CA: The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) recently announced its largest-ever administrative award against a company for violations ofCalifornia labor... more
Written by attorney Cynthia Bamforth, about 1 month ago.
California Labor Code section 515.5 exempts certain employees in the computer software field from overtime compensation. The criteria include set minimum compensation. The California... more
Written by attorney Nussin Fogel, about 4 years ago.
There are three important provisions in the New York Labor Law, which competent personal injury lawyers invoke when bringing lawsuits on behalf of workers injured on a construction site.... more