DOL Issues Overtime Regulations; Summer Compliance Required

Labor News

DOL Issues Final Overtime Regulations: Summer Compliance by Employers Required
(David J. Houston and Kristine M. Moore, as published in Michigan Forward, May/June 2004) On April 23, 2004, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) issued its much-awaited final Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations. If enacted in their present form, these rules will effect sweeping changes in this antiquated regulatory scheme and will have far-reaching repercussions for employers and workers throughout the nation.