Minimum Wage

Jan 30, 2017

States Will #RaiseTheWage for More Than 2 Million Workers

By |January 30th, 2017|Minimum Wage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Kit Case, from Causey Law Firm. By Heidi Shierholz on November 10, 2016 - - It has been almost four years since President Obama called on Congress to increase the federal minimum wage. While Congress has refused to take action, this hasn’t dissuaded states and localities from stepping up and giving American [...]

Sep 01, 2016

FLSA – Minimum Wage & Overtime

By |September 1st, 2016|Fair Labor Standards Act, FLSA, Minimum Wage, Overtime, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) establishes minimum wage, overtime pay, and youth employment standards. The FLSA establishes a federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour and requires overtime pay at a rate not less than 1.5 times the regular rate of pay after 40 hours of work in a workweek for covered nonexempt workers'. [...]