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McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver & Stern, P.A. is pleased to announce that Megan Crenshaw has joined the firm as an associate in our Pensacola Office.  She is a 2014 graduate of the University of Kentucky, where she received her J.D. degree and a 2010 graduate of the University of Florida,...

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McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver & Stern, P.A. is pleased to announce that Sarah Kippers has joined the firm as an associate in our Gainesville Office.  She is a 2014 graduate of the University of Florida, where she received her J.D. degree and a 2009 graduate of Pepperdine University where...

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McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver & Stern, P.A. announces the addition of three new firm partners, Joe G. Durrett,  Suzanne Y. Guiterrez, and Melissa A Volk. Joe joined the firm's Tallahassee Office as an Associate in March 2013.  He graduated from McNeese State University in 1979 and...

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Department of Labor Revisits Tip Regulations

December 14, 2017 by Matthew G. Hawk, Associate

On December 4, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) announced proposed rulemaking regarding the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”)’s rules regarding tip-sharing.  The FLSA, codified at 29 U.S.C. § 201 et seq., provides that an employer can pay “tipped employees” at least $2.13...

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