The lack of the Oxford comma could lead Oakhurst Dairy to lose an estimated $10 million to its truck drivers. The class-action lawsuit centers on overtime pay being disputed based on the lack of a comma in an exemption clause.
Business Tech March 17, 2017
Will the Obama administration's new overtime rule hurt the workforce? Here's how the new regulations could potentially affect millions of middle-class U.S. workers, and it doesn't look too promising.
Feature | Culture May 22, 2016
The Obama administration has announced new rules to extend overtime pay eligibility to millions of workers. The new rules aim to strengthen the status of middle class families and improve quality of life.
Business Tech May 18, 2016
Amazon workers cannot claim overtime pay for waiting in line for security screening after their shifts, the high court rules. Employees, however, say the entire screening takes up nearly half an hour or a total of 2.5 hours every week.
Society December 10, 2014
LinkedIn Corp is paying almost $6 million in overtime back wages and liquidated damages to employees. The move is in response to an investigation that the company violated the FLSA.
Business August 6, 2014
The business social network site is paying employees owed overtime and damages following a federal labor investigation. The settlement also requires the company to conduct training regarding employee hours and required payment for nonexempt employees.
Business August 5, 2014