LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Michael David Early

Time Clocks, Rounding and The de Minimis Rule

Rounding timestamps up or down to avoid minor variations in hours worked is permissible if the practice is neutral on its face and employees are not affected adversely by its application. Nevertheless, the de minimis rule requires employers to pay hourly employees for even small amounts of time.

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