Category Archives: Fair Labor Standards Act

Apr 09 2018

Supreme Court declares exemptions to FLSA no longer narrowly construed against the employer

By: Maria Garcia-Quintner

Posted in: Fair Labor Standards Act

Owners of car dealerships around the country are celebrating the Supreme Court’s ruling in Encino Motorcars, LLC v. Navarro, No. 16-1362. The question before the Court was whether service advisors, are exempt from receiving overtime compensatio... Read Article

Feb 22 2018

Mary Poppins and the FLSA

By: Reese Mitchell

Posted in: Fair Labor Standards Act

One of the all-time great movies is Disney’s Mary Poppins. In the film, Julie Andrews plays the title character Mary Poppins, a nanny living with the dysfunctional Banks family in London, England. Mary Poppins’ job is to watch over the Ba... Read Article

Jan 23 2018

DOL Extends Public Comment Period on Pool Tipping to February 5, 2018

By: Maria Garcia-Quintner

Posted in: Fair Labor Standards Act

The U.S. Department of Labor seeks to rollback Obama era restrictions on employers related to the pooling of tips under the Fair Labor Standards Act. The DOL’s Notice of Proposed Rule Making published on December 5, 2017, gave the public until ... Read Article

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