Tag: commission

Commissioned, Retail Salespeople and Overtime or Sunday Pay On May 8, 2019, the Massachusetts State Supreme Court held in Sullivan vs. Sleepy LLC (SJC-12542) that retail salespeople who are paid entirely in commissions or draws (i.e., advances on commissions) are entitled to additional overtime or Sunday pay (pursuant to overtime law at Mass. Gen. Laws…

Payment of Wages On March 19, 2018, Utah Governor Gary Herbert signed legislation (S.B. 212) addressing the payment of unpaid wages to a commission-based sales agent after the employer separates the sales agent from its payroll. The law is effective May 8, 2018. Read UT S.B. 212 Workers’ Compensation Claim Protections On March 19, 2018,…

Question: Do the upcoming California minimum wage changes apply to exempt commissioned sales people? Answer: Exempt outside sales people are not required to meet the minimum salary requirements in place for other exemptions. However, if an employer employs exempt inside sales people earning less than 1.5 times the current minimum wage when base and commission…