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What should you know about Wage & Hour laws?

March 6, 2012 - The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) is important to everyone who holds a job. This law governs what an employer can and cannot do when it comes to your time at work, and how you are... Read More


Dick’s Sporting Goods agrees to settle overtime violation lawsuits

February 1, 2011 - Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc., has reached a tentative settlement agreement involving employees and former employees who allege the company did not pay them for overtime hours worked,... Read More


New York passes law to protect fair pay

December 16, 2010 - New York Governor David Paterson on Dec. 13 signed into law the Wage Theft Prevention Act (S.8380/A.11726), which seeks to ensure that employers pay statutorily mandated minimum wages... Read More


Illegal aliens easy targets of workplace wage, labor law abuses

October 20, 2010 - In a time of widespread joblessness, Mexicans in New York have proved unusually adept at finding and keeping work. Of the city's 10 largest immigrant groups, they have the highest... Read More


Labor Department to step up enforcement of Fair Labor Laws

September 22, 2009 - The U.S. Department of Labor plans to hire 670 investigators next year to beef up enforcement of laws that protect workers from everything from unsafe working conditions to unfair wage... Read More


An update on pending FLSA litigation

August 19, 2009 - Our firm has recently settled three significant FLSA cases on a class wide (collective action) basis, providing employees of those companies with back wages that they were wrongfully... Read More


Dee Miles on FLSA Litigation

October 23, 2008 - Dee Miles speaks on Fair Labor Standards Act litigation. Continue reading Read More


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