Posts Tagged ‘piece rate’

Piece-Rate Employees Back Pay Election Deadline of July 1

Over the past several years, California courts have been addressing the issue of compensating piece-rate workers for non-piece-rate time, such as rest breaks or other non-productive time that is not being spent producing a product or completing a task. Last year, California’s Legislature stepped in, passing a new law which specifically addresses the issue of […]

28 Jun 16 - Compensation - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

New piece-rate compensation legislation goes into effect January 1, 2016.

New Piece-Rate Legislation: Guidance

The piece-rate compensation system is common in industries such as agriculture, manufacturing, automotive repair, truck driving, salons and spas, among others. For example, a factory worker might be paid per item made on the assembly line. Over the past several years, California courts have been addressing the issue of compensating piece-rate workers for non-piece rate […]

22 Dec 15 - Compensation - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »