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A Lane & Waterman Blog

Actions to Take Now for the New Overtime Rule

By: Mikkie Schiltz The Department of Labor recently issued overtime rules this week. These rules present a major overhaul for the threshold of exempt employees: from $23,660 to $47,476. Employees who earn less than $47,476 are not exempt from overtime, and must be paid time and a half for all hours in excess of 40…

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Five Questions with… Judy Herrmann

Judy Herrmann is this week’s “Five Questions” feature. If you’re looking for a deep summer read, read on… What made you want to become an attorney? I took a business law class in high school and I loved it, which led me on the path to more classes of that nature when I attended Augustana…

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Is Your Website ADA Compliant?

By: Diane Reinsch Your website is your welcome mat to the outside world, telling others about what you do and who you are. You worked hard to send the right message, choose the right colors, and make it user friendly. A person with a disability wants to visit your website, but cannot do so because it…

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