Pro baseball team didn’t have to pay batboys minimum wage

March 14, 2016

  • 231H Labor and Employment
  • 231HXIII Wages and Hours
  • 231HXIII(B) Minimum Wages and Overtime Pay
  • 231HXIII(B)3 Exemptions
  • 231Hk2291 Seasonal, Periodic, or Intermittent Employment

03-14-16.jpgProfessional baseball team was amusement or recreational establishment operating for not more than seven months a year and thus exempt from paying batboys minimum wage pursuant to Michigan minimum wage law.

Adams v. Detroit Tigers, Inc., 961 F.Supp. 176 (E.D. Mich.,1997)