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Minimum Wage Up Around the Country Effective January 1

Whether a function of recent legislation or a rule tying the minimum wage to inflation, the minimum wage will increase in more than a dozen states in the new year, as it did last year.  These changes impact workers at or near the minimum wage (including, in many cases, tipped workers), and also impact other… Continue Reading

State Law Update: Nevada Minimum Wage

Employers must not only ensure compliance with the federal minimum wage but also any applicable state minimum wage.  Nevada’s minimum wage is dependent on whether an employer offers qualified health insurance benefits.  Effective July 1, 2010, the Nevada minimum wage increases to $8.25 per hour for employers that do not offer qualified health insurance benefits,… Continue Reading