Human Resources News & Insights

Overtime crisis nearing: 6 steps to avoid pitfalls

It would be hard for any regulatory change to be as impactful as the passage of the Affordable Care Act. But the DOL’s impending changes to the overtime exemption rules may be exactly that. 

DOL: New overtime regs are ‘months away’

HR pros were expecting to sit down to Thanksgiving dinner with new overtime regulations and “white collar” exemptions in hand. But now, the Department of Labor (DOL) is saying that won’t happen. So when will the new regs arrive? 

An insider reveals Obama’s plan to increase overtime eligibility

The Obama administration is dead set on increasing overtime availability for workers.

4 pitfalls that lead to employee misclassification

Doing one of these things to exempt employees will rub out their exempt status – and can make your company liable to pay them overtime compensation.