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Tough issues in wage & hour law.

Tough issues in wage & hour law.

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Published by Pennsylvania Bar Institute in Mechanicsburg, Pa. (5080 Ritter Rd., Mechanicsburg 17055-6903) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Wages -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Hours of labor -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Wages -- Law and legislation -- Pennsylvania.,
    • Hours of labor -- Law and legislation -- Pennsylvania.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesTough issues in wage and hour law, Wage & hour law
      SeriesPBI ;, no. 2003-3299, PBI (Series) ;, no. 2003-3299.
      ContributionsPennsylvania Bar Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3490 .T68 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 108 p. ;
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3576201M
      LC Control Number2002117503

        Wage and Hour Law: Compliance and Practice By Les A. Schneider, J. Larry Stine This work provides a complete analysis of wage and hour law organized in an easy-to-use format. An all-inclusive reference, Wage and Hour Law: Compliance and Practiceprovides effective guidance on solving wage and hour compliance. SEARCH FOR LEGAL HELP. Find a lawyer or court program based on your needs using our interactive tool.

      When an employer breaks one of the minimum wage or overtime pay laws established in the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), they have committed a “wage and hour violation.”. A Complete Guide To Wage & Overtime Violations. Under federal laws set forth in the FLSA, most American workers are entitled to a minimum wage of $ per hour and so-called “premium,” or overtime, wages for any. of wage and hour law remained current and vibrant. The wage and hour compliance landmines did not materialize only in this decade. For years, practices and policies drifted and adjusted to changing work environments. Left largely unnoticed in the s and s, wage and hour compliance became viewed as a routine matter impacting individuals.

      In this two-hour LIVE webcast, a panel of key thought leaders and practitioners will help the audience grapple the ever-evolving landscape of wage and hour law. Key Topics: Handling and Preparing for the Initial Investigation Once a Class or Representative Action Has Been Filed; Assessing Exposure With or Without an Expert.   Employment Law: A Wage & Hours Checklist. The year saw the acceleration of a disturbing trend in employment law for dealers and employers. The increase in lawsuits challenging employers on wage and hour law compliance continued. The U.S. Labor Department has increased its budget for enforcement in this area.


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