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On Demand: It's Not Just About Movies—It's About Pay!
Instant gratification is a fact of daily life, and there is no denying we have come to expect it. When we pay bills, we go online instead of to the post office.
United States
24 Jul 2019
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A Zombie Tip Credit Rule: District Court Tries To Bring The 80/20 Guidance Back From The Dead
Seyfarth Synopsis: Even though the DOL abandoned its 20% tip credit rule in November 2018, one federal district judge has refused to defer to the agency, opting to defer to the old guidance instead.
United States
23 Jan 2019
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New Year Brings New Illinois Expense Reimbursement Law
Because of a new law effect January 1, 2019, employers in Illinois should review and, if necessary, revise, their expense reimbursement policies to avoid a new source of potential class action exposure.
United States
9 Jan 2019
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Check, Please! DOL Issues Opinion Letter Ending Its 20% Tip Credit Rule
For about a decade, restaurant employers have faced the daunting prospect of collective and class action litigation by their servers and bartenders paid under the tip credit claiming that they spent more than 20% of their time ...
United States
16 Nov 2018
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Ninth Circuit Issues En Banc Decision Upholding DOL's 20% Tip Credit Rule; Ball Is Now In DOL's Court
In an en banc decision, the Ninth Circuit reverses its prior panel opinion rejecting the DOL's interpretation of FLSA regulations on use of the tip credit to pay regularly tipped employees, finding that the interpretation ...
United States
4 Oct 2018
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Encino Motorcars, LLC v. Navarro: SCOTUS Puts The Brakes On Faulty FLSA Construction Language
Employers seeking to show that they correctly have classified an employee as exempt from the FLSA's overtime requirements often have faced hostility from courts under the misimpression that FLSA exemptions must be "construed narrowly."
United States
4 Apr 2018
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Tip Pooling Rule: What Next?: DOL Finally Sounds The Death Knell For The Rule
Noah Finkel and Cheryl Luce authored a January 31 story in HR.com, "Tip Pooling Rule: What Next?: DOL finally sounds the death knell for the rule."
United States
6 Feb 2018
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Noah Finkel And Cheryl Luce Authored An Article In Modern Restaurant Management
Noah Finkel and Cheryl Luce authored a December 27 article in Modern Restaurant Management, "The Death Knell for Tip Pooling?"
United States
2 Jan 2018
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Department Of Labor's Wage And Hour Division Proposes To Nix Unpopular Tip Pooling Rule
On Monday, the DOL issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking announcing rescission of a rule that regulates tip pooling by employers who do not take the tip credit.
United States
6 Dec 2017
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9th Circuit's Xerox Decision Copies Sister Circuits In Affirming Workweek Standard For FLSA Compliance
The Ninth Circuit recently joined the Second, Fourth, Eighth, and D.C. Circuits in holding that the relevant unit for determining minimum-wage compliance ...
United States
6 Dec 2017
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9th Circuit's Xerox Decision Copies Sister Circuits In Affirming Workweek Standard For FLSA Compliance
Seyfarth Synopsis: The Ninth Circuit recently joined the Second, Fourth, Eighth, and D.C. Circuits in holding that the relevant unit for determining minimum-wage compliance under the FLSA...
United States
5 Dec 2017
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Big Commissions & FLSA Omissions: How Employers Could Be Required To Pay Six-Figure Earners Overtime Wages
A recent decision highlights why the FLSA is not always the remedial statute created to protect low-income workers by holding that four commission-based sales representatives, each earning six figures ...
United States
9 Nov 2017
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A Glimmer Of Hope: The Supreme Court Now Has A Chance To Resolve A Circuit Split And Pronounce That Mortgage Underwriters Qualify For The Administrative Exemption
Seyfarth Synopsis: As previously discussed in this space, the Ninth Circuit recently chose to side with the Second Circuit, and not the Sixth Circuit, and ruled that mortgage underwriters fail to...
United States
5 Oct 2017
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Ninth Circuit Cooks Up Rejection of Servers Claims And Sends DOLs 20% Tip Credit Rule Back To The Kitchen, Creating Circuit Split
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an important and restaurant-friendly decision rejecting the Department of Labor's interpretation of FLSA regulations on the use of the tip credit when paying regularly tipped employees.
United States
18 Sep 2017
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How To Manage Wage-Hour Risks In An Acquisition
Conducting due diligence in connection with an acquisition involves, among other things, the identification of material risks.
United States
31 Aug 2017
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Making A Mountain Of The Administrative/Production Dichotomy Molehill
Earlier this month, the Ninth Circuit chose to side with the Second Circuit, and not the Sixth Circuit, to opine that mortgage underwriters fail to meet the FLSA's administrative exemption from overtime test...
United States
15 Aug 2017
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Can We Finally Retire The Notions Of Construing The FLSA's Overtime Provisions Broadly But Its Exemptions Narrowly?
FLSA cases holding against employers typically invoke a canon of construction that the FLSA should be construed broadly, and any of its exemptions narrowly.
United States
10 Aug 2017
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The Tenth Circuit Takes The DOL Tipping Rule Off The Menu
An unpopular DOL regulation that prohibits employers from retaining customer tips received another blow this summer.
United States
25 Jul 2017
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No Good Deed Goes Unpunished – The Supreme Court May Decide Whether Payments For Meal Breaks Can Offset Alleged Off-the-clock Work
Pending before the United States Supreme Court is a petition for writ of certiorari asking the Court to determine whether an employer may use payments for bona fide meal periods as an offset/credit against compensable work time.
United States
21 Jun 2017
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A Fresh Take On The Horizontal Joint Employment Theory: Conditional Certification For Subway Employees Denied
Federal court denies motion for conditional certification for a proposed class of employees working at separate Subway franchises.
United States
6 Dec 2016
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