Oklahoma Business Law: Is my employer required to pay overtime?

Q: Is my employer required to pay overtime?
A: If the company is required to comply with Federal wage and hour laws (found in the Fair Labor Standards Act), time and one half should be paid to non-exempt employees for all hours worked over 40 in the work week. The U.S. Department of Labor regulates overtime.

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Source: Oklahoma Department of Labor

Posted by Shawn Roberts

On this blog, I write about and try to answer practical Oklahoma legal questions. My focus and most experience is in estate planning and business issues including Oklahoma non-compete law. I make a living as an attorney in the law firm I founded, Cazes Roberts, PLLC in Oklahoma City. I live in Edmond with wife Amy and my two children, Sam (17) and David (9). We live precisely in the path of where the "wind comes sweeping down the plains."

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