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Families, agencies upended by au pair ruling

By Katie Lannan, Jan 6, 2020 BOSTON — Lawmakers have been inundated with questions about the ramifications of a recent federal court ruling involving pay for au pairs, according to a Lexington Democrat who filed legislation aimed at providing a grace period to families that may have been blindsided by the decision. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit last month affirmed a lower court's dismissal of a suit against Attorney General Maura Healey, filed by the Cambridge-based agency Cultural Care Au Pair. The lawsuit argued that federal law relating to au pairs preempts the state's wage and hour laws, but the court disagreed and found ...