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US court blocks overtime expansion pay rule for 4 million

A federal court has blocked the start of a rule that would have made an estimated 4 million more American workers eligible for overtime pay heading into the holiday season. As a result of Tuesday’s ruling, overtime changes set to ...

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Second Circuit – Lola v. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Fair Labor Standards Act – Overtime Practice of Law – Document Review – Choice of Law Lola v. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom 14-3845 Judges Pooler, Lohier and Droney Background: The ...

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HR Connections: Updating the Dept. of Labor’s white collar exemptions

“Sometime in the spring … in the northern hemisphere.”  That was the answer federal Labor Secretary Thomas Perez gave when asked about the timing of his department’s proposal for updating the overtime exemption rules under the Fair Labor Standards Act. ...

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Overtime for drug sales reps weighed

WASHINGTON — A seemingly divided U.S. Supreme Court on Monday weighed a potentially costly challenge to the pharmaceutical industry’s practice of not paying overtime to its sales representatives. The justices questioned whether the federal law governing overtime pay should apply ...

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Labor Law: Elliott v. Leatherstocking Corp

U.S. District Court, NDNY Labor Law Overtime — Guest Service Charges Elliott v. Leatherstocking Corp 10-CV-934 Judge McAvoy Background: The defendant owns and operates the Otesaga Hotel and Resort in Cooperstown, N.Y. The defendant employed the plaintiffs Virginia Elliott and ...

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