Overtime threshold rising to $35,568 on Jan. 1

  • September 24, 2019

The white-collar overtime threshold will increase to $35,568 on Jan. 1, 2020, following approval of a final rule the Department of Labor says will make 1.2 million more...

Predictive scheduling laws pick up steam

  • August 20, 2019

Employers in several cities have adjusted to new fair-scheduling laws. And Chicago just passed the most expansive predictive scheduling law in the country.

No work permit? Overtime pay still required

  • July 09, 2018

Undocumented status and the possibility the workers may be subject to deportation does not absolve you of your obligation to pay the minimum wage and overtime under...