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Minnesota Frontline Worker Pay: What Employers Need to Do

By: Laura A. Pfeiffer, Mark A. Pihart, Heather R. Bredeson and Rachel A. Brygger

The Minnesota Frontline Worker Pay Law, also referred to as the “hero pay” law, was signed into law on April 29, 2022, setting forth criteria for eligible COVID-19 frontline workers to receive a one-time bonus payment of up to $1,500 from a state-funded pool. The payments are intended to reward and recognize individuals who continued ...

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Minneapolis Wage Theft Prevention Ordinance

By: Laura A. Pfeiffer and Rachel A. Brygger

Winthrop & Weinstine employment attorneys explain the Minneapolis Wage Theft Prevention Ordinance, set to take effect January 1, 2020.

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FLSA Overtime Exemption Salary Threshold Update

By: Mark A. Pihart and Rachel A. Brygger

Winthrop & Weinstine employment law attorneys explain the impact of the overtime exemption rules issued by the Department of Labor, effective January 2020.

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Employer Action Required to Comply With Minnesota Hands-Free Cellphone Law

By: Mark A. Pihart, Laura A. Pfeiffer and Rachel A. Brygger

Employment Law attorneys Mark Pihart and Laura Pfeiffer discuss details of Minnesota's new Hands-Free Bill and what employers will need to do to stay in compliance.

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Minnesota Wage Payment And Recordkeeping Law Creates New Employer Requirements

By: Mark A. Pihart, Laura A. Pfeiffer and Rachel A. Brygger

Employment Law attorneys Mark Pihart and Laura Pfeiffer lay out the new employer requirements created by Minnesota's Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Bill, which goes into effect as of July 1, 2019.

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