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12 / 13 / 2016

Employment Laws Your Business Needs to Know

This guide is meant to be a general overview of a few of the legal requirements you are required to follow as an employer in the United States.

11 / 30 / 2016

FLSA: Preparing for the Changes on December 1st

Let’s say you’re an employer.  You own a small business and your employees are both hourly workers and salaried workers.  Although there exist certain exemptions to the federal minimum wage requirement under the Federal Labor Standards Act (namely,...

11 / 28 / 2016

FLSA: How the New Rule Can Affect Your Overtime

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) under the Department of Labor has brought forth a major change to the Overtime Rule for companies in the United States, scheduled to take effect before the end of the year or the swearing in of a new president, on...

11 / 21 / 2016

FLSA: Do You Have to Comply with the New Regulations?

Well, it depends.  Let’s say you are the proud owner of a brand new company, settling down right here in Texas.  Your company falls under the “Individual Coverage” of the FLSA because the only requirement for employee protection is that the company’s...

11 / 09 / 2016

Covenant Not to Compete: Can It Prevent You from Taking That New Job?

Let’s assume you recently joined this edgy new Dallas tech firm.  The environment is great and your work is interesting.  Part of your job packet, however, included this odd “covenant not to compete” section.  You brushed it off and signed the...

10 / 21 / 2016

Meat Loaf's Advice on Non-Compete and Trade Secret Laws

So, you may ask, what does Meat Loaf – the performer, not the food – have to do with non-compete and trade secret law? A lot, it turns out. In considering his lyrics to “Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad,” Meat Loaf captures the essence of most employment...

Vethan Law's guide to the Fair Labor Standards Act

Our new guide provides a simplified overview of the FLSA with definitions of terms and details regarding employee exemptions in an easy-to-read format. Click the book below to download our free guide and learn what to expect.


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