Category Archives : Overtime

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    Do Contractors Get Overtime Pay in California?

    Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 2023

    When someone works for a company, they are classified as either an employee or an independent contractor. An employee is someone who works for the company and gets additional benefits like overtime pay and certain legal protections. These benefits do not extend to contractors, so it’s import...

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    Can You Work Overtime While on Workers’ Compensation?

    Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2023

    If you get hurt while on the job, your employer will likely offer you workers’ compensation. In California, most employers are required to carry workers’ compensation to cover your lost wages and medical expenses.  An employee’s l...

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    Do You Have Unpaid Overtime Hours Due to Off-the-Clock Work?

    Posted on Friday, October 28, 2022

    Too many employees miss out on deserved overtime payments when they perform off-the-clock work. Learn whether you have a claim for unpaid overtime against your employer from a California overtime pay lawyer as soon as possible. [lwptoc] Many employers want to avoid paying overtime, so they only allow employees to wo...

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    Learn How to Calculate Your Overtime Rate 2022

    Posted on Monday, June 27, 2022

    Knowing your proper overtime rate can be more complicated than it might seem. Employers make mistakes and deny employees their proper overtime pay, and employees should seek help from a California overtime lawyer who can protect their rights. 

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    How to Calculate Your Overtime Rate

    Posted on Monday, October 18, 2021

    California labor laws require employers to calculate overtime rates in a specific way. This aims to ensure that every non-exempt employee who works overtime receives the full rate which is 1.5 times their “regular rate of...


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