Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Of 1938

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Of 1938: An act that covers public agencies and businesses engaged in interstate commerce or providing goods and services for commerce. The FLSA provides guidelines on employment status, child labor, minimum wage, overtime pay and record-keeping requirements. It determines which employees are exempt from the Act (not covered by it) and which are nonexempt (covered by the Act). It establishes wage and time requirements when minors can work. It sets the minimum wage that must be paid and mandates when overtime must be paid.

Other Words for Act

Act Noun Synonyms: deed, action, undertaking, operation, step, move, feat, exploit, accomplishment, achievement
Act Verb Synonyms: behave (oneself), carry on, deport oneself, comport oneself, conduct oneself
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Other Words for Fair

Fair Adjective Synonyms: impartial, even-handed, disinterested, equitable, just, unprejudiced, unbiased, objective, square
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Other Words for Labor

Labor Noun Synonyms: effort, task, job, chore, undertaking
Labor Adjective Synonyms: toil, (hard) work, travail, exertion, effort, laboriousness, strain, drudgery, pains, industry, slavery, donkey-work, sweat, grind, elbow-grease, swot
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Out Of Line

Business / Finance / Out Of Line: A stock price that is too high or too low in comparison with similar-quality stocks in the same industry, according to its price/earnings ratio. MORE

Out Of Print

Business / Finance / Out Of Print: Not open on the print. See: Clean. MORE

Out Of Bounds

Science / Astrology / Out Of Bounds: Planets which are outside the usual north or south measurement of the celestial equator within which planets rest. MORE

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