The Department of Labor has announced virtual listening sessions to get stakeholder input on overtime regulations - those sessions are scheduled for May and June 2022.
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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.
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.
On Tuesday, Nov. 22, a federal judge in Texas issued a preliminary injunction against the Department of Labor’s (DOL) overtime rule...
Legislation in the Senate is gaining traction that would fix some of the worst parts of the new DOL overtime rule and phase-in the rule over five years.
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.
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.
On July 15 the Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division released guidance addressing how to assess whether a worker is properly classified as an independent contractor.
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.