Tag Archive: The Department of Labor (DOL)

State AGs File Suit over AHPs

August 8, 2018 5:36 pm Published by

Twelve state attorneys general are suing DOL over the expansion of AHP's arguing they violate consumer and state protections included in the Affordable Care Act.

DOL Persuader Rule Revoked

July 18, 2018 3:04 pm Published by

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

Fiduciary Rule Halted

March 21, 2018 2:46 pm Published by

Recently, two opposing court decisions on the DOL's 2016 fiduciary rule, which would have imposed significant burdens on financial advisers, could result in the Supreme Court taking up the rule.

NSBA Comments on AHP Rule 

March 7, 2018 4:54 pm Published by

NSBA recently submitted comments on the administration's AHP proposal, highlighting the need for broad reform and ways to strengthen both AHPs and the overall health care market.

Trump Directive on Fiduciary Rule

February 8, 2017 1:06 pm Published by

Last week, President Trump signed a directive ordering the DOL to halt implementation of the Fiduciary Rule concerning investment advisors, which is set to take effect on April 10, 2017.

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.

DOL Sick Leave Final Rule Expected

September 28, 2016 1:13 pm Published by

DOL is expected to release a final rule this week requiring federal contractors and subcontractors to provide their workers with at least seven days’ paid sick leave per year.