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    Last Minute Preparation for the New FLSA Overtime Rules

    Date: October 18, 2016, 11:30am – 1:30pm
    Location:
    College of Charleston North Campus ** New Location**
    3800 Paramount Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29405

    Registration & Lunch Buffet to begin at 11:30AM with lunch meeting to begin at 12:00PM.
    Price:
    $20 Members $25 Non Members
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    Last Minute Preparation for the New FLSA Overtime Rules

    On May 2016, the US Department of Labor announced the final regulations revising the "white collar" overtime exemptions. The final rule: sets the minimum salary level for exemption at $47,476 ($913/week) and the salary level for highly compensated test at $134,004; provides for automatic increases in the salary levels after three years (beginning January 1, 2020); and allows employers to count any bonuses paid on at least a quarterly basis toward 10% of the minimum salary level. The first part of this session will recap the required updates to your compensation plan and the effects of SC Payment of Wages Act on your implementation strategies In the second half of the session, Attorney Molly Cherry will focus on answering attendees previously submitted questions. All questions are to be submitted at the time of registration and are due by October 10th. If time allows, Molly will also answer impromptu questions.

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    Speaker: Molly Cherry, Esq. of Nexsen Pruet

    Molly enjoys working with and helping her business clients to solve problems, taking a collaborative approach with them to achieve their goals. Molly grew up playing competitive sports and understands that the success of any team depends on planning, preparation and careful attention to the details. As a litigator, she is often addressing a problem in the context of defending a lawsuit. Molly understands the most effective way to build a successful litigation strategy is to understand her client's business, including its operations, as well as its aspirations. Her varied litigation background and experience serve as valuable assets in advising her clients with  business decisions, not only to help avoid potential legal pitfalls but also to accomplish the goal at hand.

    Recent Awards: JD Supra Readers' Choice Award 2016, SC Super Lawyers 2015, Martindale - Hubbell Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent, Chambers USA: America's leading Business Lawyers - Labor & Employment, 2014 Certified Specialist in Employment and Labor Law by the South Carolina Supreme Court.

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    Meeting approved for HRCI & SHRM Credit