LexisNexis® Legal Newsroom
Lareau on Mezonos Maven Bakery, Inc.

Excerpt: In this Emerging Issue Analysis, Peter Lareau reviews the development of the law as it relates to the authority of the National Labor Relations Board to award backpay to undocumented workers terminated in violation of the National Labor Relations Act. In its August 9, 2011 decision, Mezonos...

When Employees Cash Paychecks Stamped “Full Payment,” Are Their OT Claims Waived?

I’ve gotta hand it to the company in this recent federal appellate court opinion . The company almost — soooooo close — avoided several claims for unpaid overtime. Let me set the stage for you. So, there I was wearing nothing but feathers and a coy smile. Back in 2011, the U.S. Department...