Tag: overtime

Federal Court Rejects Obama-Era Overtime Rule

Last week, a federal district judge in Texas invalidated a key Obama-era overtime regulation that would have made it more likely states and local governments would have had to pay more employees overtime. Per the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), executive, administrative, and professional “white collar” employees do not have to be paid overtime if

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Supreme Court Rules No Pay for Passing Through Security Screenings

The Supreme Court has ruled that these employees are not required to be compensated for their time spent submitting to security screenings at work. (Getty Images) Jesse Busk and Laurie Castro worked at warehouses filling Amazon.com orders. Their employer, Integrity Staffing Solutions, Inc., required its hourly workers to undergo a security screening before leaving the warehouse each

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Paid to Wait: Supreme Court to Decide

Amicus briefs argue the sky is falling.  More specifically, amicus briefs often argue that a case is going to lead to a lot more litigation and cost someone a lot of money.  Sometimes the sky really isn’t falling or it is really hard to prove the sky might fall soon. But in Integrity Staffing Solutions

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