DOL Publishes Overtime Rule

March 14, 2019

Last week, the Department of Labor released its proposed rule to increase the salary threshold for overtime pay eligibility to $35,308 a year.

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Vote on $15 Minimum Wage

March 6, 2019

Today, the House Education and Labor Committee will vote on raising the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, advancing a central piece of Democrats' economic agenda.

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Bill to Better Protect Trademarks

September 5, 2018

Last week, Reps. Steve Chabot (R-Ohio) and Henry Cuellar (D-Texas) introduced legislation to to strengthen small-businesses trademarks, particularly for franchisees. 

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DOL Persuader Rule Revoked

July 18, 2018

Yesterday, DOL revoked the Persuader Rule, an Obama-era regulation that would have greatly expanded union-related disclosure rules on businesses

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Card-Check Rears its Ugly Head

June 20, 2018

Legislation was recently introduced in the Senate and House that would dramatically strengthen unions' leverage in the workplace by adopting a handful of changes.

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