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The materials on this page have been generated from FP attorneys and other reliable sources to inform and address the rising concerns of employers regarding the USDOL's new rules on overtime pay.
On September 13, 2016, the Morristown Town Council passed Ordinance No. 35-2016, which will soon require all private employers in Morristown to provide paid sick time to employees.
Seattle’s City Council passed its Secure Scheduling Ordinance on Sept. 19, 2016, which will require certain retail and food establishments to provide both a “livable wage” and a “livable schedule” to their employees.
The New Jersey Supreme Court upheld a jury’s award of $1.4 million in emotional distress damages to two Hispanic brothers who were found to have suffered race-based harassment at the hands of company executives.
On September 12, 2016, Governor Jerry Brown signed the Phase-In Overtime for Agricultural Workers Act of 2016 (AB 1066) into law, providing more stringent overtime protections for agricultural workers.
Where substantial disruption or material interference may exist with national anthem protests, public school officials should reinforce the process for properly examining the matter.