Wages and Hours

Minimum Wage Updates 2021

In 2021, many states, cities, and counties will update their minimum wage laws (“MWL”) and increase their minimum wage amount. These states include,...

Multi-State Rules for Remote Employees

Many employers have switched their employees to remote work with no foreseeable return date in sight. More than ever, employees are being hired to...

Remote Working – New DOL Rules

On August 24, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) clarified an employer’s obligation to track employee’s remote, compensable hours, even if...

Connecticut Raising Minimum Wage

On May 28, 2019, Connecticut’s Governor signed a bill into law that will increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2023. The state joins a...

Internship Guidelines Updated

In January 2018, the United States Department of Labor ("USDOL") relaxed the standard governing unpaid internships and published updated guidelines...

Misclassification of Assistant Managers

Chase $8.3M Misclassification Settlement Recently, JPMorgan Chase was sued by roughly 2,000 assistant branch managers in a class action who alleged...

Minimum Wage Increases for 2018

Since 2009, the federal minimum wage for nonexempt employees remains at $7.25. However, states and local governments continue to raise their minimum...

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