Wage and Hour Basics

Wage and hour laws address a multitude of issues including what must be included as compensable work time, minimum wage, the timing and method of payment of wages, and, perhaps most importantly, the proper payment of overtime. The laws are complex and can create significant legal liability when organizations are not assessing and adjusting their practices to comply with the law.

This webinar will review wage and hour basics with a focus on overtime pay and exemptions from overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Common wage and hour “traps” will be addressed and emerging wage and hour issues with remote work will be covered.

What You’ll Learn

  • Key factors for overtime exemptions and where MLOs stand
  • Employees you believe are exempt from overtime might not be
  • Common wage and hour mistakes with remote and hybrid work arrangements
  • Best practices in policy development to support wage and hour compliance
  • Why the “picky little rules” can create substantial liability

Who Should Attend
Professionals who are involved in human resources, management of people, budgeting and the setting of wages, executives, and in-house counsel will benefit from the program.

Instructor Bio
Jennifer S. Mirus is the Co-Chairperson of the Labor & Employment team at Boardman & Clark LLP in Madison, Wisconsin. Mirus has been practicing employment law in Madison for over 24 years. Mirus represents employers in all aspects of employment relations, including hiring, discipline and terminations, wage and hour issues, discrimination, ADA, FMLA, and harassment. Mirus also has extensive experience representing financial institutions in all of their HR issues and enjoys conducting human resources and management trainings for clients of all sizes.

Registration Options

  • Live Access, 30 Days OnDemand Playback, Presenter Materials and Handouts – $279
  • Available Upgrades:
    • 12 Months OnDemand Playback + $110
    • 12 Months OnDemand Playback + CD  + $140
    • Additional Live Access + $75 per person
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Sep 22 2022


1:30 pm - 3:30 pm



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