DOL Releases Final Overtime Rule

On September 24, 2019, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) released its final rules for establishing the amounts required to be earned by an employee, to be exempt from the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime requirements. Under the final rule to be...

Federal Judge Stops Overtime Rule

On November 22nd, a federal judge in Texas granted a preliminary injunction against the Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) new federal overtime rule delaying its implementation nationwide. A lawsuit challenging the rule was filed by 21 states and a variety of employer...