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Administrative Exemption from Overtime Requirements — Raleigh Wage and Hour Employment Compensation Attorney

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Certain types of employees, despite working overtime for their company, are deemed to be “exempt” and are not eligible for overtime benefits from their employer under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Any employee employed at ...

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North Carolina Retaliatory Employment Discrimination Act (REDA) and Workers’ Compensation Claims

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The North Carolina Retaliatory Employment Discrimination Act (“REDA”) prohibits an employer discriminating or retaliating against an employee because he or she files or threatens a workers’ compensation claim. While ...

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Using IRS 20 Factor Test to Assist in North Carolina Wage and Hour Act, Employee-Independent Contractor Disputes

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The question of whether a business’s workers are employees or independent contractors is a common issue for Wake County small businesses.  A worker’s employment status creates numerous potential litigation exposures ...

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Draws, Loans, Salaries in North Carolina Commission Based Employees

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North Carolina employers often pay sales employees via commission only.  Alternatively, business owners may seek to advance funds to the employee until the employee starts accumulating commissions. Often, employers will ...

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Timely Pay for Terminated Employees

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Most employers are aware of the employee at-will doctrine, whereby a worker can be terminated at any time for any reason, other than for a basis which violates state or federal law. Because of this rule, wrongful termination ...

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Employment Discrimination Basics

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Recently, I’ve received plenty of questions about employment discrimination cases. I suppose that this makes sense; with the economy still recovering, there are many layoffs and terminations taking place. Some of these ...

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