Tag:Fair Labor Standards Act

Colorado Adopts Farmworker Overtime Rules

The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment adopted the state's first overtime rules for agricultural workers earlier this week.

Farmworker Advocates Say Proposed Overtime Rules Don’t Go Far Enough

Proposed rules for Colorado’s farmworker bill of rights don't fix historical inequities say labor, immigrant and Latino community advocates.

Perkins Coie Names Office Managing Partner

Perkins Coie announced Thursday that David St. John-Larkin has been named managing partner of the firm’s Denver office. He succeeds Sonny Allison, who had served...

Fox Rothschild Adds Seven

Fox Rothschild announced Wednesday that the firm’s Denver office added Nikki Howell, Steven Moore, Stacy Mueller and Heidi Wilbur as partners; Jill Moenius and...

COMPS Order Comes with Compliance Challenges

Colorado’s new overtime and minimum wage standards took effect March 16, bringing some major changes along with a few lesser-known requirements and last-minute updates...

Overtime Ceiling Set to Rise in January

Employers have three months to prepare for the U.S. Department of Labor’s newly finalized overtime rule. But that is assuming they haven’t already, as...

Au Pair Settlement for $65.5M Gets Court’s O.K.

One of the largest wage-and-hour settlements in recent memory secured approval earlier this month from a federal judge in Colorado. District Judge Christine Arguello on...

Gig Economy Gets Backing From NLRB

Uber and other gig economy companies are getting encouraging opinions from federal agencies on the use of independent contractors. In an advice memo released this...