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What You Need to Know About Overtime and Independent Contractor Laws and Regulations

October 16, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Online Media Campus BannerThis webinar is co-presented by the Minnesota News Media Institute and Online Media Campus

Friday, October 16
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. 

Overtime RegulationsDo you find yourself scratching your head when it comes to labor laws and regulations for independent contractors? Join Michael Zinser for this informative webinar to gain a better understanding of these important labor issues.

In this session, Zinser will cover:

  • The U.S. Department of Labor’s proposed rule to increase salary thresholds to make overtime exemptions more difficult.
  • The National Labor Relations Board’s war on independent contractors.
  • The U.S. Department of Labor’s new guidance memo attacking independent contractor status under the Federal Wage and Hour Law.

This session is beneficial for managers interested in better understanding wage and labor legal issues.

Register online now: http://bit.ly/1KZrlLk

Meet the Presenter … 

Michael Zinser is president of The Zinser Law Firm, P.C., in Nashville, Tenn. His firm represents over 250 newspapers. He is general counsel to seven circulation trade associations, including Central States Circulation Managers’ Association.

Zinser and his firm have represented and defended newspapers on the independent contractor issue in 40 of the 50 states. His firm has drafted hundreds of independent contractor agreements for newspapers, helping companies structure independent contractor relationships with their newspaper distributors and freelance writers and photographers. In recognition of his role in the newspaper industry, Zinser was a 2014 inductee to the National Circulation Director Hall of Fame.

Register online now: http://bit.ly/1KZrlLk



October 16, 2015
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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