Analysis

DOL Wage And Hour Division Getting In Gear After Slow Start

Law360, New York (July 24, 2017, 8:43 PM EDT) -- The DOL's Wage and Hour Division is starting to hit its stride after a slow start under President Donald Trump, pulling back from a few of employers' least-liked Obama-era legal interpretations and taking steps to revise a rule on overtime eligibility. Here, Law360 takes a look at what's happened at the division since Trump took office, as well as what's on the horizon.

The U.S. Department of Labor overall had done little of note in the administration's first few months, undertaking a few rule reviews at the president's direction before Washington, D.C., veteran Alexander Acosta was belatedly confirmed as labor secretary in...

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