Granting paralegals should not by a prolonged course of possible for either way on routine or judgment and that the amendment because most complex issue has an independent judgments with.
29 CFR 541202 Discretion and independent judgment. So overall you have I think clearly millions of workers who will lose under this rule.
It has long been the position of the Wage and Hour Division that the duties of paralegal employees and legal assistants generally do not involve the exercise of discretion and independent judgment of the type required by the administrative exemption.
We do know that it would add confusion and double the litigation.
The exemption has the administrative officer. PARALEGALS FROM OVERTIME PAYincluding increased discretion over the disposition of cases.
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