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Overtime Makeover: Recent Developments In Both State And Federal Law Expand Worker Eligibility For Overtime Pay
In Massachusetts, both state and federal laws require employers to pay workers overtime pay for all hours worked in excess of 40 in a workweek at a rate not less than time and one-half
United States
4 Apr 2019
Massachusetts Employers Beware – Denying An Internal Lateral Transfer Request May Now Constitute An Adverse Employment Action
On January 29, 2019, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court issued a significant opinion liberally construing the scope and meaning of the phrase "adverse employment action".
United States
8 Feb 2019
State Department Website Sheds Light On New Massachusetts Paid FMLA
During the first weeks of 2019, the state Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development ("EOLWD") has been busy carrying out its legislative mandate to set up a new state department.
United States
22 Jan 2019
Client Alert – Tip For Massachusetts Employers Of Tipped Workers: Complying With New Minimum Wage Law Means "Per Shift" Payroll Calculations
As of January 1, 2019, the new minimum wage in Massachusetts is $12 per hour, and $4.35 for tipped employees, but with an important caveat: under the new minimum wage regime,
United States
9 Jan 2019
Client Alert: Paid Family And Medical Leave Comes To Massachusetts
Adding the Commonwealth to the small-but-expanding list of states providing employees with paid leave benefits, Massachusetts enacted legislation this past summer (Acts 2018, ch. 121, the "Act")
United States
9 Nov 2018
Massachusetts Voting Law: What It Means For Employers And Employees
On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, registered Massachusetts voters have the opportunity to elect candidates for state and federal office and decide statewide ballot questions.
United States
25 Oct 2018
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