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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR: U.s. Department of Labor Investigation Recovers $265,001 in Back Wages for Roofing Contractor’s Employees After Overtime Violations Found

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Apr 23, 2019

Orion Builders Service Inc. – based in Thonotosassa, Florida – has paid $265,001 in back wages to 67 employees after a U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division (WHD) investigation found the employer violated overtime and recordkeeping provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR: U.s. Department of Labor Investigation Results in South Florida Assisted Living Facility Paying $103,389 in Back Wages to 20 Employees

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 18, 2019

After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Paradise Villa Retirement Home Inc. – operator of five South Florida assisted living facilities – has paid $103,389 in back wages to 20 employees for violating minimum wage, overtime, and recordkeeping provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR: U.s. Department of Labor Investigation Results in Florida Laundry Service Paying $60,863 in Back Wages to 15 Employees

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 18, 2019

After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Crown Linen LLC – based in Orlando, Florida – will pay $60,863 in back wages to 15 employees for violations of the overtime and recordkeeping provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

MCGUIREWOODS LLP: McGuireWoods’ Chris Thanner Honored Among Northeast Florida’s ‘Ultimate Attorneys’

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 6, 2019

Jacksonville Business Journal has recognized McGuireWoods partner Christopher Thanner among its 2019 “Ultimate Attorneys,” which honors accomplished lawyers and corporate counsel who have contributed significantly to the legal profession and the Jacksonville community.

PECKAR & ABRAMSON: Brett J. Moritz joins Peckar & Abramson's Miami office

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jan 22, 2019

Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) is pleased to announce that litigation attorney Brett J. Moritz has joined the firm’s Miami office as an Associate.

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