Ask Nancy: OT Pay

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Are exempt employees eligible for OT pay? HR Professionals should all be up-to-date with revised Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) measures.  For example, it’s imperative to know which white-collar employees are eligible for overtime pay. You would think the rules would clarify everything, but lawsuits surrounding this matter are popping up and actually on the… Read more »

Ask Nancy: FMLA

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Should I deny a Doctor’s Appointment? If an employee comes to you, requesting FMLA time off to investigate a “possible” serious illness, don’t be too quick to deny.  A new court ruling, Baucum v. Cabarus Eye Center, sided with the employee, stating that a doctor’s visit to obtain test results to determine whether a serious… Read more »