Latest Overtime Stories

2014-07-24 23:00:35

The lawsuit alleges that the solar giant illegally classified their Field Enegry Advisors as exempt from overtime wages and meal periods San Diego, California (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The class action lawsuit was filed by the San Diego employment law attorneys at Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik. The class action, filed on July 15, 2014, alleges that Solarcity Corporation misclassified their Field Energy Advisors as exempt from overtime wages and as a result, allegedly failed to pay...

2014-07-15 16:27:03

Employees in this sector indicate high interest in near-future job changes ATLANTA, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees in the U.S. biotech and pharma industries express significant interest in accepting or seeking out a new employment offer, according to a new Randstad Pharma Engagement Study released today. The study reveals that within the next six months one-half (51%) of biotech/pharma workers are likely to seek out a job in a different company or organization, as compared to 38...

2014-04-04 23:30:12

The suit alleges that Caremark uniformly misclassified Coding Consultants as “exempt” from receiving overtime pay under the FLSA. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 On March 31, 2014, an employee of Caremark, L.L.C. (“Caremark”), a subsidiary of CVS Caremark, filed a collective action lawsuit in Arizona federal court on behalf of herself and all other similarly situated current and former employees seeking unpaid overtime wages and liquidated damages under the Fair Labor Standards...

2014-03-31 23:04:51

The JTB Law Group, LLC prevails in a wage and hour case in Federal Court in Pennsylvania involving the failure to pay proper overtime. Jersey City, New Jersey (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 On March 27, 2014 the Clerk recorded a Judgment in The Federal Middle District of Pennsylvania for wage and hour violations in the case captioned: 3:14-cv-00042-RDM. The Plaintiff was represented by Jason T. Brown of The JTB Law Group, LLC and involved allegations of failure to pay workers overtime for hours...

2014-03-25 23:31:05

New laws will have huge ramifications for both small and large sized business owners. MinuteHound's software greatly assists with tracking time and attendance. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Source: NYTimes March 11, 2014 MinuteHound has been closely monitoring the president’s intent to force American businesses to restructure overtime to millions of workers. It’s reported the president will actually direct the Labor Department to change regulations, forcing a number of...

2013-12-31 23:03:04

The Complaint alleges that in this position, the named Plaintiff and those similarly situated actually performed non-exempt work. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 On Friday, December 27, 2013, a field service specialist filed a Fair Labor Standards Act Complaint in federal court against QIAGEN, Inc. The named Plaintiff was employed by the company for several years prior to filing the collective action lawsuit. He filed his FLSA claims on behalf of himself and other “similarly...

2013-11-10 23:00:05

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. law firm announces the release of its new website, http://www.overtimepaylaws.org as resource on unpaid overtime lawsuits, laws, and overtime attorneys. (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) most employees, who are known as “non-exempt” are required to receive overtime pay for each hour worked over 40 in a single workweek. The overtime rate cannot be less than time and one-half their regular rate of pay. How does a...

2013-11-06 23:27:36

The Paradise Valley Community College Pumas captured their third Region I Soccer Championship in four years, Nov. 2 at Shoenhair Field. Paradise Valley, AZ (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 After 90 minutes of regulation play, two ten-minute overtime periods and the score tied 1-1, the Paradise Valley Community College Pumas captured their third Region I Soccer Championship in four years by defeating Chandler-Gilbert Community College in penalty kicks Nov. 2 at Shoenhair Field. The Pumas...

2013-09-12 23:01:27

The Honorable Judge Busch's ruling certifying a class of Service Staff Officers and Customer Service Managers in order to seek back overtime pay could be a huge win for employees in the State of California San Francisco, California (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 On September 11, 2013, the Honorable Judge Peter J. Busch ruled a lawsuit brought on behalf of Union Bank Service Staff Officers and Customer Service Managers should be able to proceed as a class action. This means that all...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'