Tag Archive: DOL

DOL Rule to Update Davis-Bacon

April 1, 2022 5:20 pm Published by

DOL is proposing a rule to update the Davis-Bacon Act to better address the needs of workers in the construction industry, and they are seeking input on compliance costs from small businesses.

DOL Releases Joint Employer Rule

April 3, 2019 4:58 pm Published by

Earlier this week, the DOL announced a proposed rule that would make it harder to hold businesses jointly liable when their franchisees or contractors violate the FLSA.

Stop Dramatic Changes to Overtime Regs

June 29, 2016 3:42 am Published by

NSBA is urging small businesses to support Senate and House Republicans' efforts to shut down the new DOL rule to double the minimum salary threshold on mandatory overtime pay.

House Committee Examines Overtime Rules

October 14, 2015 8:32 am Published by

Last week, the House Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations held a hearing on the recent overtime rules proposed by the Department of Labor where the process and the rules were highly criticized.

DOL to Release Independent Contractor Guidance

June 16, 2015 6:13 pm Published by

David Weil, Administrator of the DOL's Wage and Hour Division, recently stated that his office is preparing to release guidance addressing how to assess whether a worker is properly classified as an independent contractor.