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FLSA Wage Claims Are on the Rise! — How to Prevent and Defend Against Unpaid Wage Claims

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On September 17, 2016 Valerie McNamara and Lily Li of Brown Wegner McNamara LLP presented at the 30th Annual Education Conference for the Orange County Paralegal Association. The presentation, entitled “FLSA Wage Claims Are on the Rise! How to Prevent and Defend Against Unpaid Wage Claims”, discussed the differences between the California Labor Code and the federal Fair Labor Standards Act, and analyzed recent California case developments under both statutory schemes. At the end of the presentation, Valerie McNamara and Lily Li shared best practices for avoiding and defending against FLSA claims, from internal record-keeping and management processes to external indemnification and arbitration agreements. For a copy of the presentation, please contact us.

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