200 Coats Gathered by Potomac Companies and Clients in 2nd Annual Coat Drive

    Potomac Companies and clients collected almost 200 coats and hats, scarves, mittens, gloves, boots, and blankets in their 2nd Annual Winter Coat Drive.  Winter clothing is being donated to the Interfaith Works Clothing Center in Montgomery County, Maryland.   Thank you everyone for your generosity this winter! This post and project was created by Summer 2018 intern Peter... Read More

Wellness Activities are Non-Compensable Under FLSA

The Department of Labor (DOL) recently opined that employers do not need to compensate employees for time spent on voluntary wellness activities.  Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), time spent doing such activities are non-compensable. Wellness activities include: Participating in biometric screenings, where participation in the screening may decrease an employee's health insurance deductible Attending an in-person health education... Read More