Tag: Wage and Hour

  • What is California’s “Premium Pay”?

    Many California employers do not understand their legal obligation to pay “premium pay.” An employer’s failure to understand the obligation to pay “premium pay” when owed to an employee, can result in costly litigation pursuant to California’s Private Attorney General Act (“PAGA”).  California Labor Code section 226.7 provides that:  “(a) No employer shall require an […]

  • Minimum Wage Resource

    Employers must ensure that employee minimum wages comply with applicable FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL ORDINANCES. Of course, whichever law/local ordinance provides the greatest benefit to the employee will apply. We found a site that employers and their payroll administrators might find helpful in complying with these federal and state laws, and local ordinances. Minimum Wage […]