Research and recognize the salient features of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Give a definition of exempt and nonexempt employees. State at least three criteria which differentiate an exempt and nonexempt employee. Research and describe the proposed changes to the FLSA-the first real changes since 1938. How do such modifications distinct from the 1938 law? How will the status of exempt and nonexempt employees be altered? Do you think these changes benefit the employees or the employer? Describe. What are the controversies related with these modifications? Comprise the union's objections. Which do you prefer-the present FLSA law or the proposed changes? Describe by giving valid reasons.