Senate Bill 815, referred to as the “Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013” (ENDA), passed the Senate on November 7, 2013. The bill had bipartisan support with 64 Senators (10 Republican) voting in favor and 32 opposing...more
Generally, most employees in the United States must be paid at least the federal minimum wage for all hours worked and overtime at one and one half times the regular hourly rate for all time worked above 40 hours in a seven...more
Originally published in The Journal of South Mississippi Business - March 2013.
One of the often misunderstood rules about overtime pay requirements involves which employees can be classified as exempt from payment for...more
Originally published in The Journal of South Mississippi Business • December 2012.
Nearing the end of a year lends itself to consideration of what is left to do and what might be coming up in the new year. In terms of...more