Office of Business Opportunities to host a Lunch & Learn on Understanding Labor and FMLA Requirements for Small Business Owners
Feb 13, 2020

The City of Columbia’s Office of Business Opportunities will host an Understanding Labor & FMLA Requirements Lunch & Learn on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at 1509 Lady Street from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

This training session will give small business owners timely information on the rules of the Fair Labor Standards Act and Family Medical Leave Act. 

What you will learn:

Rules of the Fair Labor Standards Act

•    Minimum wage

•    Overtime

•    Record keeping

•    Child Labor 

•    Break Time for Nursing Mothers

•    The PAID program 

Rules of the Family and Medical Leave Act

•    Which Employers are covered?

•    Employee Eligibility 

•    Qualifying Reasons for Leave

•    Amount of Leave 

•    Employers & Employee Rights and Responsibilities 

Colin R. Trimble, Community Outreach & Resource Planning Specialist with the Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor, will serve as the presenter for this event.

The training session is free but registration is required. To register for the Lunch & Learn training session, please visit or contact the Office of Business Opportunities at 803-545-3950.