Can employers decide if overtime is paid or given as time off in lieu of payment? (Ask an expert)

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By Annie Chong
|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 09/13/2012

Can employers decide if overtime is paid or given as time off in lieu of payment?

Question: As an employer, can I determine whether to pay overtime pay in money or in time off in lieu of payment?