Employment Issues

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) requires employers to pay overtime to employees who work over 40 hours per work week. The act sets the minimum amount of overtime pay at one and one-half times the regular pay rate. Employers are prohibited from disregarding overtime hours, even if an employee has agreed to work those hours for a lower pay rate.

Recent changes to the act specify that “blue-collar” workers, police officers, fire fighters, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, and licensed practical nurses are entitled to overtime protection.

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If you or a loved one have experienced discrimination at work, or haven’t been paid wages owed by law, you may be entitled to compensation. Complete the Quick Intake form at the top of this page or call our legal intake center at 1 (800) 438-6453 to receive your FREE case evaluation.