Six Glenn Feldmann Darby & Goodlatte Attorneys Named as a 2019 Virginia Super Lawyer

April 10, 2019

Glenn Feldmann Darby & Goodlatte is pleased to announce that six of its attorneys have been selected to the 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers list, a Thomson Reuters business.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The patented selection includes peer nominations and evaluations that are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators generating a credible, comprehensive and diverse list of exceptional attorneys.

Included in the Virginia 2019 Super Lawyers are:

Additionally, Paul G. Beers and Mark E. Feldmann were selected to the list of Virginia’s Top 100 Lawyers, and Maryellen F. Goodlatte was selected as one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers in Virginia. Harwell M. Darby, Jr. and Robert A. Ziogas celebrate 10 years as a Virginia Super Lawyer.

Glenn Feldmann Darby & Goodlatte has been serving clients in western Virginia for over 60 years. Located in downtown Roanoke, the firm provides capable and responsive client service in a variety of practice areas. Our attorneys also know that serving the client begins by serving the community.

Fair Labor Standards (FLSA) Primer

April 23, 2018

Written by: D. Paul Holdsworth, Esquire

Odds are that if you are an employer, you have needed to consider or anticipate issues related to your employees’ hours and wages. Employee wage and hour protections are set forth primarily in the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”), 29 U.S.C. §§ 201 et seq. This article is intended to be a non-exhaustive primer on the basic provisions and requirements of the FLSA.

The FLSA was passed by Congress in 1938 as an effort to “provide minimum wage and overtime protections for workers, to prevent unfair competition among businesses based on subminimum wages, and to spread employment [through an overtime rate scheme].”1 More “Fair Labor Standards (FLSA) Primer”

Seven Glenn Feldmann Darby & Goodlatte Attorneys Named as 2018 Virginia Super Lawyers

April 22, 2018

Glenn Feldmann Darby & Goodlatte is pleased to announce that seven of its attorneys have been selected to the 2018 Virginia Super Lawyers list, a Thomson Reuters business. More “Seven Glenn Feldmann Darby & Goodlatte Attorneys Named as 2018 Virginia Super Lawyers”

Family and Medical Leave (FMLA) Primer

March 28, 2018

Written by: D. Paul Holdsworth, Esquire

It is no secret to employers that employees who have happy and balanced lives are productive employees. Over the last several decades, there has been a greater understanding among employers of the importance of facilitating work-life balance for employees. Part of this means allowing employees to address serious obstacles or challenges outside of the workplace, without worry of adverse employment consequences. More “Family and Medical Leave (FMLA) Primer”