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Bergeson & Campbell PC | USA | 9 Aug 2019
Utility Workers Announce Apprenticeship Program In The Renewable Energy Sector
On August 6, 2019, the Utility Workers Union of America (UWUA) announced its partnership with The Power for America Training Trust Fund (P4A) for the
Jackson Lewis PC | USA | 6 Jun 2019
Timber Harvesting Company Cannot Escape Overtime Liability, But Commute and Meal Break Time Should Not Have Been Included, Sixth Circuit Holds
Rejecting employer Timberline South’s argument, among others, that FLSA coverage did not apply because all of its timber harvesting occurred only
Ogletree Deakins | USA, OECD | 12 Apr 2019
Compass Newsletter - Spring 2019
According to the Farmer's Almanac, Daylight Saving Time began in the United States in 1918 when Congress enacted the first daylight saving law (which
Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 25 Mar 2011
Michigan jury finds mortgage loan officers exempt, disregarding the Department of Labor’s interpretive guidance
On March 17, 2011, a Michigan jury returned a verdict in favor of loan company, Quicken Loans Inc., in a federal class action wage and hour lawsuit.
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 21 Mar 2011
A pleasant surprise for loan companies --- mortgage loan officers found to be exempt from overtime
On March 17, 2011, a Michigan jury returned a verdict in favor of loan company, Quicken Loans Inc. in a class action lawsuit alleging that Quicken had failed to pay them overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”).
Seyfarth Shaw LLP | USA | 15 Mar 2011
First major mortgage loan officer overtime case headed to jury
Overtime class actions are now at epidemic proportions in the mortgage lending industry.
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP | USA | 30 Apr 2010
Investment adviser convicted of defrauding employee benefit plan
On April 16, the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, together with the Regional Director for the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Special Agent in Charge, announced the conviction of Anthony James for 14 criminal counts relating to his operation of a Ponzi scheme.