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October Special Chapter Meeting-Federal Labor Laws
Tuesday, October 05, 2021, 11:50 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
Category: LWHRA Events

Special Chapter Meeting

Fair Labor Standards Act and the Family & Medical Leave Act

with Stephen Yim

Description:

The Wage and Hour Division enforces federal minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping, and child labor requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act. WHD also enforces the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act, the Employee Polygraph Protection Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, wage garnishment provisions of the Consumer Credit Protection Act, and a number of employment standards and worker protections as provided in several immigration-related statutes. Additionally, WHD administers and enforces the prevailing wage requirements of the Davis-Bacon and Related Acts and the Service Contract Act, and other statutes applicable to federal contracts for construction and for the provision of goods and services.

Stephen will provide an overview of the requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act and the Family Medical Leave Act


Cost:

Member: $35
Non-Member: $50
Student: $10



 

 

Registration is now closed.


Speaker Bio:

Stephen Yim is the Community Outreach and Resource Planning Specialist for the US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) in Seattle, WA.  Prior to his current position, Stephen also worked as a policy analyst in the Washington, DC office and also conducted investigations in the Pacific Northwest for 6 years.