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New Law Exempts Minor League Baseball Players from Certain Federal Minimum Wage, Overtime Pay Laws - Sports and Entertainment Law News

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Posted on: Apr 20, 2018

President Trump recently signed a spending bill that amended the Fair Labor Standards Act to exempt minor league baseball players. This effectively settled a long-running dispute as to whether minor leaguers are owed overtime compensation.

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