RSS icon

Top Stories

Wages and Hours

Employer Not Required to Pay Nurses Overtime

May 19, 1999
Comments (0)
What the court said about the unique aspects of a nurse's duties.
Read More

Watch for Unauthorized Overtime

May 13, 1999
Comments (0)
Some things to consider so that you don't accidentally run afoul of the law.
Read More

Silencing Salary Talk Can Lead to Trouble

March 27, 1999
Comments (0)
Do you tell your employees not to talk about their salaries? If so, proceed with caution.
Read More

FLSA Recordkeeping Requirements

March 17, 1999
Comments (0)
What do you need to keep?
Read More

Teach Managers to Stop Unauthorized OT

February 12, 1999
Comments (0)
Things are going so well your tech person came in Saturday for four hours—after already putting in a full week!
Read More

Overtime Web Sites

February 1, 1999
Comments (0)
Some links to learn more about the law.
Read More

Overtime Abuse You Could Be Guilty

February 1, 1999
Comments (0)
The Fair Labor Standards Act is 60 years old, but its message is the same: Time worked must be time paid. Don't let time and cost savings drive you toward wage and hour violations.
Read More

OT Who's Covered

February 1, 1999
Comments (0)
Examples of employees exempt from both the minimum wage and overtime pay requirements.
Read More

Executives and Overtime

February 1, 1999
Comments (0)
Executives are exempt from the Federal overtime requirements if, among other things, they "customarily and regularly direct the work of two or more other employees." Here, the U.S. Department of Labor explains what this requirement means.
Read More

How to Prepare for a DOL Investigation

February 1, 1999
Comments (0)
Once an employer is notified that an audit is to be conducted, the employer should prepare for the investigation. Here are some tips for HR.
Read More