Under the federal FLSA, employees must be paid minimum wage, employees are eligible for overtime pay, and other labor regulations apply. However, there is an exemption from overtime laws for workers... more
The Fair Labor
Standards Act (FLSA) is the federal law that establishes minimum
wage and overtime standards to protect employees in private and public sectors.
The FLSA establishes minimum standards... more
Written by attorney Joseph Maus, over 2 years ago.
Everyone is trying to stretch their money during these uncertain economic times, including employers. In fact, some employers will go out of their way to try to get around the overtime wage laws so... more