Here is a handy summary of the minimum wage increases applicable to most employers in 2019, including New Jersey's new legislation. Illinois' recent bill calls for an increase in 2020.
State reimbursement laws, most recently in Illinois, add another layer to the already confusing subject of reimbursing business expenses under the FLSA and other wage-related laws.
Employers often have pay plans detailing the events that trigger an employee's entitlement to commission payments. A recent Seventh Circuit decision serves as a reminder that employers should closely consider the particular position when doing so.