November 03 2014 / Oil & Gas, Overtime

Newpark Drilling Fluid Service Technicians Owed Overtime

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) outlines that all workers are entitled to overtime pay, unless they meet very strict requirements for exemption. Those eligible for overtime must be compensated at a rate of 1.5 times their regular hourly rate for any hours beyond 40 that are worked in a span of one week. Exemptions…

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