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Feel Like Screaming Already?

Feel Like Screaming Already? The New Federal Overtime Rule Explained The federal Department of Labor raised the minimum salary required to keep workers exempt from overtime to $35,568 per year ($684/week) from $23,660 per year effective January 1, 2020. Keep in mind that, in addition to meeting the salary threshold, employees’ work must meet the…

New Year New Wage Laws for Non-Exempt Workers

Effective January 1, 2020, the State of Maryland increased its minimum wage to $11.00/hour for most businesses. Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties are following a slightly different schedule. Links to those schedules, as well as the schedule for statewide increases to the minimum wage, are available below. The increase is part of an initiative that…

Tova Z. Brody Joins Council Baradel’s Employment Law Team

Council Baradel is pleased to announce that Tova Z. Brody has been admitted to the Maryland Bar and has joined the firm as an employment law associate. Tova focuses her practice on labor and employment matters. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Touro College – Lander College for Women in New York, and graduated magna…

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