Dramatic Changes Ahead for Overtime Laws

By Bryan Stillwagon On Thursday, President Obama will instruct the U.S. Department of Labor to revise its overtime regulations implementing the Fair Labor Standards Act. The President’s plan will force employers to pay more overtime to millions of workers previously exempt under the “white collar” exemptions. The plan would make this change by increasing the […]

Truth Seekers Are Exempt

By Andy Volin The administrative exemption is one of the major “white collar” exemptions from overtime pay under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”). Recently, the Sixth Circuit affirmed a trial verdict that fraud investigators met the exemption requirements, both under the FLSA and similar state law. Foster v. Nationwide Mut. Ins. Co., No. 12-3107 […]