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DOL Firing Up the Overtime Skyrocket wit...

DOL Firing Up the Overtime Skyrocket with Proposed Rule

Today, the Department of Labor (DOL) has released its long-awaited notice of proposed rulemaking updating the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) white collar overtime exemptions.  The DOL will invite interested parties to submit written comments over the next two months.  The revisions would more than double the minimum salary threshold for the law’s white collar exemptions, which the Obama […]

EEOC Issues Updated Pregnancy Discrimina...

EEOC Issues Updated Pregnancy Discrimination Guidance

Responding to the recent United States Supreme Court decision in Young v. UPS, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has issued revised Enforcement Guidance on Pregnancy Discrimination and Related Issues. In its press release announcing the updated guidance, the Agency explained the update to its previously released guidance were limited in scope and tailored to address the recent […]

Addington’s Axioms

Addington’s Axioms

Axioms are “Simple Truths.” Here we will provide a discussion of simple truths about the law.  Our goal is to provide timely and valuable insight into legal issues that create substantial liability and heartache for businesses.  The primary focus is on helping people understand the implication of changes in the employment law arena.  Politics and changes […]