Hiring Summer Interns And Volunteers: It’s More Complicated Than You Might Think

Hiring Summer Interns And Volunteers: It’s More Complicated Than You Might Think

Now that summer is nearly upon us, you may have students looking for hands-on work experience contacting you, offering to work as unpaid volunteers or interns.

But many employers are not up to speed on the strict state and federal guidelines regarding who is legally considered an employee entitled to be paid at least minimum wage. And mistakes can trigger claims for back wages and overtime, plus penalties. Read More »