Planned Overtime Rule on ice

December 12, 2016

The new Department of Labor rule which would have granted overtime pay to certain salaried employees earning less than $47,500.00 USD has been blocked by a federal judge in Texas. The matter is under a temporary injunction, with nationwide effect. The new rule was supposed to take effect on December 1, 2016. Best regards und…

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DOL poster updates

October 17, 2016

The Department of Labor (DOL) recently changed two mandatory postings: the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) posting and the Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA) posting, both effective as of August 1, 2016. To comply with relevant legislation and in order to avoid any potential fines, all FLSA and EPPA posters should be replaced with the…

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