Labor and Employment Law

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Will Home Care Workers Finally Get FLSA Protection?
Posted on 17 Aug 2012 by Abbey Spanier

Under the current version of the Fair Labor Standards Act (the "FLSA"), workers that provide companionship services, including home health care workers, are exempt from wage and overtime compensation requirements (the "companionship exemption"... Read More

U.S. Supreme Court Resolves Split Among the Circuit Courts Regarding Whether Pharmaceutical Sales Representatives Are Entitled to Overtime
Posted on 21 Sep 2012 by Abbey Spanier

We previously blogged about the split among the Circuit courts and state court decisions regarding whether pharmaceutical sales representatives are outside sales employees and therefore exempt from the overtime requirements of the Fair Labor Standards... Read More