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DOL Files Appeal To Halt Overtime Ruling

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Nov 7, 2017 9:04:00 AM

The ongoing issue of the Department of Labor's 2016 Final Rule took another turn recently. The DOL filed to overturn part of the court injunction issued in September 2016.

In late 2016, under President Obama, the DOL issued what was called the Final Rule, which would have raised the salary threshold for overtime eligibility from $455 per week to $913 per week.

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Topics: overtime pay, DOL, fsla, dol fsla, final rule, wage and hour compliance

Minimum Wage Increases Coming Near You On July 1, 2017

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Jun 29, 2017 12:41:22 PM

Employers in select California locations should be prepared for the mandated minimum wage increases slated for July 1st, 2017.

The minimum wage in the city of Los Angeles will jump to $12 an hour next week, as part of a climb to a $15 minimum wage, officials said. It is the second year of a city increase that will eventually reach $15 an hour by July 1, 2021.

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Topics: minimum wage law, minimum wage San Francisco, california labor law, california minimum wage, wage and hour compliance

Minimum Wage In California Cities Increasing

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Jun 8, 2017 9:19:09 PM

California minimum wage for the state is already significantly higher than the federal level and one of the highest in the nation. And, increasingly, the minimum wage in California cities is even higher.

 

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Topics: minimum wage law, minimum wage San Francisco, california labor law, california minimum wage, wage and hour compliance

HR Management And Payroll Challenges in 2017

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Jun 1, 2017 8:45:29 PM

Professionals in the HR management and payroll industry have always had challenges. This year is no different and the challenges grow as we approach the end of Q2.

Earlier this year, a survey by Bloomberg BNA and the American Payroll Association was conducted involving over 1,200 participants.

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Topics: payroll management, outsourcing payroll management, tax reporting, hr management trends, wage and hour compliance

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