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May 22, 2017

Travel Agencies Hail Proposed Legislation Providing Overtime Exemption, But Employment Bills in General Face Uphill Battle

Last week Rep. Francis Rooney (R-FL) introduced a bill that would remove travel agents from the Department of Labor's list of workers that cannot qualify for the Fair Labor Standards Act's overtime exemption for retail workers.

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April 24, 2017

A Retailer’s Failure to Pay Time And A Half for Work Performed on Sundays And Holidays May Violate Massachusetts’ Payment of Wages Law

A Massachusetts Superior Court judge recently held that retail employers who fail to pay workers time and a half for holiday work may be sued under the state Payment of Wages Law.

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March 6, 2017

New York City Council Committee Pursues Predictive Scheduling and Other Labor Bills

On Friday, the New York City Council’s Committee on Civil Service and Labor considered a package of six bills that could significantly affect the scheduling of fast food and other employees.

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December 28, 2016

New York State Has Adopted Amendments to Existing Minimum Wage Orders

The New York State Department of Labor has adopted the proposed amendments to its Wage Orders, ending weeks of speculation about whether and when increases in the minimum salaries for employees to be exempt from overtime will come into force.

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September 20, 2016

Seattle City Council Approves Secure Scheduling Ordinance

As widely anticipated, on September 19, 2016, the Seattle City Council passed the Secure Scheduling Ordinance by a unanimous vote.

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April 5, 2016

Workplace Policy Institute Insider Report — April 2016

This month's edition of WPI's Insider Report includes articles on the Administration's push to finalize rules before the November elections, legislative and litigation steps to thwart those efforts, and state bills and ordinances that have advanced.

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December 9, 2014

San Francisco Ordinance Imposes New Burdens on 'Formula' Retail Employers

In addition to federal and state laws, San Francisco currently has ten labor and employment laws that

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September 2, 2014

Who's in Control Here? California's Supreme Court Establishes New Standards for Potential Franchisor Liability for Employee Tort Claims

On August 28, 2014, the Supreme Court of California, in Patterson v. Domino's Pizza, LLC, decided

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October 4, 2013

BRINKER REDUX: California Superior Court Certifies Meal Break Class and Denies Decertification of Rest Period Class

After the tortuous appellate process that finally resulted in the seminal California Supreme Court Brinker

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October 31, 2012

Sweet News on Rounding for California Employers: See's Candy Shops, Inc. v. Superior Court

In See's Candy Shops, Inc. v. Superior Court, the California Court of Appeals for the Fourth Appellate

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