Clothing optional

Q Recently, I read a news article about a $4.25 million settlement between Butterball and employees at two of its Arkansas plants. It was reached to settle a dispute about compensation for the employees' unpaid time while changing into and out of protective gear before and after work. I operate a deli. Does this mean I should pay my employees for the time it takes them to dress before work, including putting on their smocks, gloves, and hairnets? Read More...