Convenience store manager gets back pay
Convenience store manager gets back pay On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWage & Hour Law on Friday, September 16, 2016. An overworked convenience store manager received back pay for denied overtime after an investigation by the Wage and Hour Division. The convenience store manager, Mr. Zach Forrestall, worked numerous long hours for his employer despite never receiving overtime. The employer …
Employment clauses to beware, Part 1
Employment clauses to beware, Part 1 On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployee Rights on Friday, September 16, 2016. You may not have read your employment contract but you should. Employment contracts contain a multitude of terms. In fact, you may not even realize that you signed an employment contract. Employee handbooks are a type of contract that is …
Governor receives overtime expansion bill for farm workers
Governor receives overtime expansion bill for farm workers On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWage & Hour Law on Wednesday, September 14, 2016. The California Assembly sent a contentious new bill that would dramatically expand overtime rules for farmworkers. It is unclear if the Governor will sign off on the measure as it is vigorously opposed by business and farming groups. Workers in …