Legal & Regulatory Issues

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Striking a Balance: Alabama's Newly-Amended Restrictive Covenant Statute

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August 18, 2015

SEC has new guidance on Dodd-Frank whistle-blowers

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August 14, 2015

Wisconsin Eases, But Does Not Eliminate, the One Day of Rest in Seven Law

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August 12, 2015

State Laws Ban Access to Workers' Social Media Accounts

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July 29, 2015

States in Forefront of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity Bias Legislation

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July 28, 2015

 

As you know, on July 6, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) published its proposed changes to the overtime regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Under the Act, to be exempt (from overtime), an employee must meet 3 requirements:

The employee must be paid a minimum weekly salary;

July 27, 2015

Apple Lawsuit over Security Checks Certified as Class Action

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July 24, 2015

N.J.: No Heightened Bar for Whistle-Blower Claims by �Watchdog�

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July 23, 2015

Calif.: Employees Requesting Accommodation Are Now Protected

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July 23, 2015

 

On July 6, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) published its proposed changes to the overtime regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The changes are significant and fall into two categories: salary basis and primary duties test. This post will focus on the minimum salary part of the proposal. We’ll address the primary duties test in a separate post.  

July 22, 2015

P.R.: Exec Cannot Sue Board Members for Breach of Contract

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July 21, 2015

N.C.: Employers May Sue for Employees' Property Theft

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July 21, 2015

AOL's Outing of 'Distressed Babies' Raises Questions About Medical Privacy

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July 20, 2015

Calif.: Significant Employment Bills Still Pending in Legislature

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June 10, 2015

Supreme Court to Review FLSA Collective Action

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June 10, 2015

Supreme Court Reverses Conviction of Facebook Threatener

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June 3, 2015

Labor Laws Apply When Your Intern Is Really an Employee

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June 1, 2015

Staffing Agency's Recruiters Ruled Exempt

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May 21, 2015

Mass.: Attorney General Delays Implementation of Paid Sick Time Law for Many Employers

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May 20, 2015

Reliability of DOT Safety Oversight Program Questioned

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May 20, 2015