Tags » Busk

The corset I will be making

Above is the housemaid corset that I am using for reference in this corset make. It is heavily corded and contains limited boning and spoon busks. 136 more words

Employment Law Alert: The U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision in Integrity Staffing v. Busk

The question of when an employee’s compensable work for the day begins and ends is one which can be more complicated than it seems at first glance. 120 more words

Legal Developments

A last excursion to Galicia

Again, I was travelling with Vasyl and Renata. I highly appreciate both of them – because of their kindness and because of their excellent knowledge of local history. 425 more words

Eastern Galicia

An Appeal for a Very Special Kind of Show

This is for my artistic friends in the Charlotte, NC area: My dancers, poets, musicians, jugglers, strippers … what ever you are. If you do something purely out of passion, whether you consider it ‘art’ or a ‘career’ or what have you: I want to hear from you. 104 more words


The Supreme Court Denies Compensation for Time Spent in Security Checks

On December 9, 2014, the United States Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision in Integrity Staffing Solutions, Inc. v. Busk that the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not require an employer to pay its employees for time spent undergoing security screenings. 203 more words

Supreme Court Holds that Employer-Required Security Screenings Are Not Compensable Time in Integrity Staffing Solutions, Inc. v. Busk, 574 U.S. ___ (2014).

On December 9, 2014, the Supreme Court unanimously held that warehouse employees were not entitled to be compensated for time spent at the end of their shifts in security screenings. 935 more words

Labor Law

Supreme Court sides with employers in security screenings pay case

The United States Supreme Court today ruled unanimously in favor of employers in a case relating to whether or not employees must be paid for time spent in security screenings. 417 more words

Fair Labor Standards Act