Wage vs Hours: What does the Law Say?

Business - Vicki Lambert

In this course, we talk about the wage and hour laws that apply to paying workers on the government and state level. We begin with characterizing the pivotal components of wage and hour law including what is a work week, a work day and hours worked and how the hours must be followed or represented. From this premise, we talk about the principles for ascertaining the additional time and the impacts that different installments have on extra time including optional and nondiscretionary rewards and commissions.

We at that point work through cases of computing additional time effectively utilizing both the FLSA technique and the substitute (or ordinarily comprehended) strategy and additionally what to do if the worker is working at least two rates. We talk about the lowest pay permitted by law and how it can be distinctive on the state or the government level and what can be utilized as a credit against it by the business.

Since government law does not cover all parts of paying workers, we have to focus on state laws in the regions of paid family leave, compulsory debilitated leave, supper and rest periods, paystubs and sees, how frequently representatives must be paid, adequate techniques that might be utilized to pay representatives, and dealing with firing workers including excursion payouts. We close with our area on what can be lawfully deducted from a worker's wages.

 

 

Learning Objectives:

  • Define the wage and hour terms work week, workday, hours worked, overtime and minimum wage
  • Recognize the differences between federal and state laws and when which laws would take priority
  • Discover how to compute overtime correctly under the FLSA
  • Recognize how to track hours worked to pay the employee correctly
  • Identify the requirements for how often to pay employees and by what method under state laws

Instructor

Vicki Lambert

Director: Payroll Advisor

Vicki M. Lambert, CPP is president and academic director of The Payroll Advisor™ a firm specialized…

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Instructor

Vicki Lambert

Director: Payroll Advisor

Vicki M. Lambert, CPP is president and academic director of The Payroll Advisor™ a firm specialized…

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