DSST Business Ethics Study Guide sm 2

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agriculture is required to be paid overtime pay.   Moreover, workers on small farms, and certain other  agricultural employees, are not entitled to the minimum wage. Youth Minimum Wage: A minimum wage of not less than $4.25 an hour is permitted for employees under 20  years of age during their first 90 consecutive calendar days of employment with an employer. Employers are  prohibited from taking any action to displace employees in order to hire employees at the youth minimum  wage. Also prohibited are partial displacements such as reducing employees' hours, wages, or employment  benefits.  Subminimum Wage Provisions: The FLSA provides for the employment of certain individuals at wage rates  below the statutory minimum. Such individuals include student-learners (vocational education students).  Such employment is permitted only under certificates issued by the U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and  Hour Division.  Federal and State Child Labor Laws Most states have child labor laws.  State child labor laws may be more protective or less protective of 
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working children than the federal child labor laws (FLSA).  For example, states may have different minimum  ages for employment, different hours of work restrictions, and additional occupations identified as hazardous. If a working child is protected by both federal and state child labor laws, then the more protective law  (whether it is the state or the federal law) is followed. A   noisy withdrawal  is the public withdrawal of legal representation in which the lawyer, having knowledge of  the client's existing or potential improprieties, such as a serious breach of securities law, disavows work done  for the client and notifies the proper authorities of his/her withdrawal. "grease payment" A facilitating payment is a certain type of payment to foreign officials which is not considered to be bribery according to legislations of some states as well as in the international anti-bribery conventions, e.g., coming from the OECD. Within the United States federal legislation, a facilitating payment or "grease payment" , as defined by the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) of 1977 and clarified in its 1988 amendments, is a payment to a foreign official, political party or party official for "routine governmental action," such as processing papers, issuing permits, and other actions of an official, in order to expedite performance of duties of non- discretionary nature, i.e., which they are already bound to perform. The payment is not intended to influence the outcome of the official's action, only its timing. [2]
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