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11.20.2001

Washington Court Restricts Overtime Exemption for Commissioned Employees to Sales Personnel Only

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Continuing its recent trend of limiting exemptions from the overtime provisions of the Washington Minimum Wage Act, the Washington Court of Appeals has held that the exemption from overtime pay for commissioned employees of retail and service establishments applies only to those employees working principally as salespersons.  View full article (PDF).