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The Third Circuit Court Reaffirms Paid Breaks Rule.

The Third Circuit court recently reaffirmed the paid breaks rule in Secretary U.S. Dept. of Labor v. American Future Systems, Inc., 873 F.3d 420 (3d Cir. 2017). The paid breaks rule states that breaks lasting between five (5) and twenty (20) minutes must be paid for. The rule originates fromTitle 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations § 785.18