There are certain exemptions that apply to some executive, administrative, and professional employees, but there are strict guidelines under the Fair Labor Standards Act that determine an employer's valid application of exemptions.
If you are not certain you are exempt you can contact our office so that our employment lawyers can review your case for free. For more information, you may also look at the articles we've written on your particular job or download a free copy of our book: The 10 Biggest Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Wage and Overtime Claim.
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