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New FMLA Guide Answers Common Questions

May 4, 2016

New FMLA Guide Answers Common Questions The US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) just released an Employer’s Guide to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). This booklet is designed to answer common questions about this complex law and strengthen compliance with its mandated protections. First, does FMLA apply to your office?…

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Proposed Changes to FLSA Exempt Overtime Criteria Pack a Big Punch

August 6, 2015

Have you heard? The minimum salary requirement for considering an employee “exempt” from FLSA overtime requirements is set to rise–and there are multiple ways you are likely to wind up paying more. Here’s guest blogger and CEDR Solution Center Senior Counsel Ali Edwards’ comprehensive explanation of the proposed rule, the impact on your practice, and…