First Thursday, August 2016

This month’s topics:

  • New decision concerning how to calculate the overtime rate under the FLSA, Hernandez v. City of San Gabriel, 2016 WL 3090782 (9th Cir. 2016)
  • Decision from Virginia on whether firefighter captains are exempt under the FLSA, Morrison v. County of Fairfax, 2016 WL 3409651 (4th Cir. 2016)
  • Florida supreme court holds unconstitutional some limitations on workers’ compensation benefits, Westphal v. City of St. Petersburg, 2016 WL 3191086 (Fla. 2016)
  • Decision upholding the right of the state of Wisconsin to ban residency rules at the local governmental level, Black v. City of Milwaukee, 2016 WL 3448194 (Wisc. 2016)
  • The relationship between pregnancy discrimination laws and light-duty status, Legg v. Ulster County, 820 F.3d 67 (2nd Cir. 2016)
  • Whether or not a labor union has a duty of fair representation to bargain for retroactive wage increases for retirees, Paci v. Pelham Manor Police Association, Inc., 49 PERB ¶ 4547 (NY PERB ALJ 2016)