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New York Enacts Overtime Law for Domestic Workers

In Other Cases of Interest, Overtime on August 31, 2010 at 12:30 pm
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The Washington Post reports today that New York Governor David Paterson has signed into law the nation’s first expansive domestic workers’ rights measure.  The law provides for overtime pay for domestic workers in addition to time off and protections against sexual harassment.

By CHARLES H. JUNG

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