The Third Circuit Court of Appeals recently held for the first time that a predecessor’s wage-and-hour violations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) can result in liability for a successor employer. The Third Circuit’s...more
On January 27, 2014, a unanimous U.S. Supreme Court interpreted the meaning of the term “changing clothes” found in the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA or Act), specifically at 29 U.S.C. § 203(o). This case is significant for...more
Originally published in the November 2012 Issue of The HR Specialist.
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the federal agency charged with enforcement of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), has increased its...more