Must you pay for travel time and overnight stays?

Q We have an employee who is complaining that travel arrangements made for him by the company resulted in him having to go to the airport outside normal work hours (but during the workweek) to catch his flight. His flight returned during the workweek, but again, it was outside normal work hours. The travel was to attend a training program that took place during the workweek and lasted several days. He is requesting compensation for time spent traveling outside normal work hours. Are we required to pay him? Read More...