Instructional Objectives for this activity:Summarize employment, labor, and anti-discrimination law.
You are an
employee at a nice paper mill and want to impress the boss by burning
the midnight oil (but not too close to the wood pulp). For four consecutive weeks, you work forty-five, forty-two, thirty-nine, and thirty-one hours.
If you are
a nonexempt employee covered by the Fair Labor Standards Act, how many
hours of overtime pay, if any, would you be entitled to? What would be
These individual work assignments should each include the following:
An in-depth submission that should be free of spelling and grammar errors.An essay containing a minimum of 200 words.You
will be assessed on the rationale you use in addressing the
questions/issue posted, and how well you justify your argument regarding
response must be thought provoking, have well developed ideas and/or
opinions, and should reference any supporting material from the text,
lecture or other sources you have used to complete the assignment.
You may use your text or the internet as a reference, but remember to cite your sources according to APA guidelines.
Save your document with a file name that includes your last name, first initial, week of assignment (Week 6).
(For example: SmithJ_W6)
To submit your Individual Work, go to the Dropbox and click "Submit Assignment."
Submit this document to the Week 6: Individual Work 1 basket in the Dropbox.