Is a company required to pay overtime after 44 hour work week? Hourly and the mechanic works 50 hours per week. Wawa

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Customer: Is a company required to pay overtime after 44 hour work week?
JA: Is this an hourly or salaried position? How many hours each week?
Customer: hourly and the mechanic works 50 hours per week
JA: Where is the mechanic located? Overtime laws vary by state.
Customer: Wawa Ontario
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Customer: no I don’t think so
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Hi, my name is***** am sorry to hear about your troubles and I would be happy to assist you. Before we begin, please note that this discussion is for providing general information only, it is not detailed or necessary specific legal advice, and it is only for the purpose of helping you understand the nature of your situation from a legal standpoint and to discuss options. You should engage a lawyer/paralegal in your local jurisdiction if you wish to take any legal action going forward.

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Most likely yes, overtime is usually decided on a weekly basis, however, your contract may have a different over time calculation arragement (i.e., monthly basis). If you consistently work more than 44 hours a week, you should be paid overtime.

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