Tag Archive: Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

Lawsuits on Overtime Rule Filed

October 20, 2016 1:11 pm Published by

Recently, two lawsuits--one from a coalition of 21 states, and another from a group of businesses--were filed claiming heavy financial burdens of the DOL's overtime rule.

House Passes Overtime Delay

October 5, 2016 11:21 am Published by

Last week, the House passed a bill to delay full compliance with the DOL’s new overtime rule by six months, however President Obama has already issued a veto threat.

House to Vote on Overtime Rule

September 28, 2016 1:05 pm Published by

Tomorrow, the House will vote on a bill to delay by six months the DOL’s overtime rule, which would more than double the current threshold below which employees must be paid overtime.

Next Steps: Final Overtime Rule

May 25, 2016 4:10 am Published by

Last week, the DOL issued its final overtime rule, nearly doubling the minimum salary threshold to $47,476 per year, extending overtime to more than four million workers.