Wage & Hour Issues

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  • Am I Entitled to Overtime?
    Am I Entitled to Overtime?

    The Fair Labor Standards Act entitles every employee to time and a half for hours worked over 40 in a workweek. All of us know this is true when dealing with an hourly pay structure, but did you know ...

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  • What You Need to Know About Overtime and FLSA Law
    What You Need to Know About Overtime and FLSA Law

    People like to believe that they can trust their employers. Many times, however, employers can use their employees’ lack of knowledge about FLSA law to make them work longer hours without their ...

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  • Ten Common Ways Employers Illegally Deny Employees Overtime
    Ten Common Ways Employers Illegally Deny Employees Overtime

    Employers Do Not Pay Salaried Employees Overtime Most employees believe that if they are salaried, they are not entitled to overtime. This is simply not true. Whether an employee is entitled to ...

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  • Fair Labor Standards Act
    Fair Labor Standards Act

    In an age of global economic change and dramatic alteration of the American work force, the Fair Labor Standards Act still stands as the preeminent tool for enforcing and protecting the rights and ...

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  • Wage Theft Explained
    Wage Theft Explained

    If you put in the hours for an employer, you deserve to be paid for your time and effort, both from a moral and a legal standpoint. The Fair Labor St a ndards Act of 1938 (FLSA) explains it in black ...

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  • The History of Women & Equality in the Workplace
    The History of Women & Equality in the Workplace

    Contrary to widespread belief, women have been employed outside the home well before the advent of modern times. It is true, however, that the scope of their employment has been subject to dramatic ...

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