Employment

DOL Says ‘No Checklist’ For Ministerial Exception To FLSA

 There’s “no checklist” for applying a legal exception that lets religious institutions pay ministers in ways that otherwise wouldn’t be allowed under federal wage law, the U.S. Department of Labor said in one of two opinion letters released Friday…

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New Calif. Pay Data Law Could Come With Enforcement Uptick

 A new California law that takes effect next year requires employers to send state authorities pay data that’s broken down by employees’ sex, race and ethnicity, prompting some Golden State attorneys to predict an uptick in enforcement actions aimed at combating discrimination…

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