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For Employers – Wage & Overtime Compliance

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For employers looking to learn more about wage and overtime compliance, the Department of Labor website has helpful information.  Specifically, the Wage and Hour Division provides excellent resources for employers to learn about their obligations.  The format is easy-to-understand.  For example, the DOL provides information about Workplace Posters, federal employment laws, and extremely helpful fact […]

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Paid Lunch Breaks?

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A common question asked by workers is whether they are entitled to paid lunch breaks.  The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not require breaks or meal periods be given to workers. Some states may have requirements for breaks or meal periods. Florida law does require that minors under age 18 must be given an […]