About: Katherine J. McLay

Katherine J. McLay represents employers and businesses of all sizes in employment and commercial litigation.

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Labor Department doubles overtime pay threshold for full-time employees

The Labor Department has finalized and announced its final rule to increase the salary threshold for overtime coverage from $23,660 to $47,476.  The Department expects that the new rule will extend coverage to nearly 5 million workers, who will see either a wage hike or a reduction in hours worked....
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Eastern District Court says out-of-state employees working remotely fall under PA jurisdiction in breach of contract claim

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania recently decided a case where it had to evaluate and define jurisdictional limits in the electronic workplace.  The court issued a memorandum decision in Numeric Analytics, LLC vs. McCabe, which held that Pennsylvania courts possessed personal jurisdiction over its non-resident...
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EEOC proposes changes to employer EEO-1 reports

On February 1, 2016 the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) published proposed changes to the Employer Information Report, a mandatory compliance survey completed annually by companies with more than 100 employees and many federal contractors.  This announcement coincided with the anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, which...
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