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What Kinds Of Extra Compensation Offset Overtime Pay In New York?

The federal Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended, 29 U.S.C. §§ 201-219 (the "FLSA"), and its corresponding regulations, 29 C.F.R. § 510 et seq. , require that most employees in the U.S. be paid not less than the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour for all hours...

Lawyers Who Review Documents May Be Eligible For Overtime Pay, Says Federal Appellate Court

On July 23, 2015, in Lola v. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP , No. 14-3845 (2d Cir. July 23, 2015) , the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, reversing the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York’s order dismissing the plaintiff contract lawyer’s putative...