Tag Archives: FLSA
DOL Proposed Rule Could Provide Clarity for Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
On September 22nd, the U.S. Department of Labor announced a proposed rule clarifying the definition of employee under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) as it relates to independent contractors.
The rule is intended to provide a model for when …
On April 12, 2018, the DOL issued a new Fact Sheet regarding overtime pay in higher education institutions under the Fair Labor Standards Act. The Fact Sheet provides guidance regarding the common exemptions applicable to Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs). …
“Primary Beneficiary” Test Adopted as New Test For Interns
On January 5, 2018, the U. S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced in a press release that a new test would be used to determine whether interns and students working in …