• New Interpretation of Missouri's Minimum Wage Poses Potential Liability for Employers
  • April 9, 2007
  • Law Firm: Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. - Greenville Office
  • Effective January 1, 2007, Missouri's minimum wage was increased from $5.15 to $6.50 per hour. The text of the new law, read in context with existing state regulations, left unclear its effect on Missouri employers relying on "tip credits" to satisfy minimum wage obligations.