During this information-packed webinar you will learn how to limit your exposure to wage and hour lawsuits when reclassifying exempt employees. You’ll also learn:
- Key reasons for reclassification
- Strategic considerations when reclassifying exempt employees
- Best practices for implementing a reclassification
- How benefit plans are impacted by a reclassification
- How to determine if you should – or should not – involve incumbent employees in an audit process
- If past overtime pay is always due employees when reclassifications occur
- How to identify how far back past overtime pay can be due if reclassifying employees
- Best practices for restricting off-the-clock work
- Maintaining accurate timekeeping practices
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Plus, you get the exclusive guide, Reclassifying Exempt Employee: Tips, Tools, and Techniques to Ensure Wage and Hour Compliance – a $247 value – FREE!
This essential, guide is jam-packed with the tips, tools, and techniques you need to ensure wage and hour compliance.
- Key Reasons for Reclassification
- Reasons to Do an Exempt Status Audit
- What to Do in an Exempt Status Audit
- Identify All Exempt and Nonexempt Positions
- Example of Similar Job Descriptions – One Exempt and One Nonexempt
- Case Study of Job Reclassification
- The Investigator
- Gather the Facts and Consider the State and Federal Law
- The Salary Test
- Interviews, Observation, and Renewing Documents
- Looking Into the Management Employees
- Administrative Exempt Employees
- Computer Professionals
- Federal and State
- The Job on the Cusp: What Do You Do If a Position Is Not Clearly Exempt or Nonexempt?
- What About Positions that Need to Be Exempt for Recruiting?
- What About Employees Who Want to Be Exempt?
- Issues with Reclassification
- Communication is Vital
- Common Questions and Responses
- Handling Reclassification With and Without Back Pay
- Do Nothing Approach
- Reclassification With No Back Pay
- Reclassification with Back Pay
- Example of Back Pay Calculation
- Implement the Changes
- Getting the Right Help
Plus, this essential guides also provides you with detailed information on:
- Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Computer and Outside Sales Employees Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
- Salary Basis Requirement and the Part 541 Exemptions Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
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Jeffrey M. Landes
Member of the Firm, Epstein Becker Green
Jeffrey M. Landes is a Member of the Firm in the Labor and Employment practice, in the firm's New York office. He is a past member of the Labor and Employment Committee of the Bar Association of the City of New York and currently a member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Committee of the New York State Bar Association's Labor and Employment Section.
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