straight time

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straight′ time`

1. a standardized work period of a set number of hours.
2. the rate of pay for such a period.
[1855–60, Amer.]
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"Defendant knew that the FLSA required it to pay its employees overtime for hours worked in excess of 40 in a week, but permitted plaintiffs to bank overtime hours to be repaid at a straight time rate without conducting any investigation, let alone an "adequate inquiry," into whether the banking practice complied with the (law)," Crabb wrote.
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The employees argued that they should be paid 150 percent of their pay rate for all overtime hours worked, but PNGI insisted that, because the employees agreed their salaries were meant to cover all hours worked, the "straight time" was covered, and they were owed only an additional 50 percent of their pay rate for each hour of overtime.
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workweek: $500 of straight time and $50 of overtime.
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