FLSA; Second Circuit; learned professional; exempt; overtime

Authored by Gena Usenheimer

Earlier today, in Pippins v. KPMG, the Second Circuit held that entry-level accountants are professionals exempt from overtime under the FLSA.  While the Court’s finding is of great significance to employers within the accounting industry, the decision offers broad guidance as the meaning of the professional exemption generally, guidance which is applicable to employers in
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