FLSA – Suffer & Permit Overtime

Hey, Dustin Pascall again with Simon Pascall PLLC with our video tip of the week again. Today we’re going to talk about the concept of suffer and permit under the Fair Labor Standards Act, especially when it comes to overtime compensation, overtime hours worked. Suffer and permit, you can think of it in terms of require and/or allow. If an employer requires an employee to work overtime hours, that employer must pay the employee overtime compensation at the rate of time and one half of their regular hourly rate if they are a nonexempt employee. That’s an easy one, people Read more