Co-authored by Steve Shardonofsky and Ashley Hymel
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit recently sided with an ever-increasing line of cases clarifying the type of payments that may be added to a fixed salary without violating the fluctuating workweek method described in 29 C.F.R § 778.114. The Court distinguished additional hourly-based pay from performance-based bonuses in this … Continue Reading
As our readers know, the laws regarding how, and how much, employers must pay their employees are rapidly evolving. Against this backdrop, we are excited to announce Five on Friday, a new micro-blog series developed by Seyfarth’s Wage & Hour Litigation Practice Group.
Each installment in this weekly series will feature a skilled lawyer or expert who will answer five … Continue Reading
Authored by Alex Passantino
‘Twas the week before Christmas, 2-0-1-5
When the poetry elves on the blog came alive.
Crafting their rhymes with a purpose so clear:
Presenting the wage-hour gems of the year.
In January, for new regs in this year our breath bated.
Then for six painful months, we speculated and waited.
And just as … Continue Reading