Overtime Pay: 80% of American Employees are Entitled. Are you?
Sklover Working Wisdom
MAY 22, 2012
And, by federal law, Melanie might even be entitled to double that amount, that is, $230,000. Still further, by federal law, Melanie might also be entitled to interest on what she was owed, attorneys fees and Court costs if she went to court. are entitled to time-and-one-half pay for any hours they put in over 40 in a week, by a federal law called the Fair Labor Standards Act, or “FLSA” for short. times the minimum wage. “I’ve got all the money I’ll ever need.