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American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division The 101 Practice Series: Breaking Down the Basics © 2007 American Bar Association All Rights Reserved Are You Exempt From Overtime Under The Fair Labor Standards Act? By Marcia Henry and James R. Cho The Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA"), codified at 29 U.S.C. §§ 201-219, is an important piece of "New Deal" legislation passed in the 1930s as part of the American labor movement's press for the 40-hour work week. The FLSA...