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New Overtime Rule Takes Effect Jan. 1, 2020

New Overtime Rule Takes Effect Jan. 1, 2020

By Richard I. Lehr Esq. Under a U.S. Labor Department rule, managers or professionals who earn less than $35,568 a year – $684 a week – will be eligible for overtime pay starting Jan. 1. The rule increases the salary-level threshold for white-collar exemptions by…

Retail Association makes 2020 appellate court endorsements

Retail Association makes 2020 appellate court endorsements

Alabama RetailPAC, the Alabama Retail Association’s state political action committee, has made endorsements in Alabama’s appellate court races for the 2020 election cycle. “The Alabama Retail Association believes these candidates understand retailers and will give retailers’ interests a fair hearing,”…