October 7, 2019 New Overtime Rule Extends Pay to 1.3 Million Workers
The U.S. Department of Labor will extend mandatory overtime pay to more than 1.3 million U.S. workers as of January 1, 2020. Read more
September 30, 2019 Women-Focused Workshops Could Help Expand the Woodworking Labor Pool
There are communities in which women and non-binary craftspeople can train in woodworking and have a space to create their own work. By cultivating skills within this demographic, the pool of woodworking...
September 27, 2019 ALERT: US Dept of Labor Issues Final Overtime Rule
On September 24, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor announced its long-anticipated Final Rule on exemptions and overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The new rule takes effect January 1,...
September 16, 2019 ALERT: Get Ready to Submit Detailed Pay Data to EEOC by September 30
Thanks to a lawsuit, an Obama-era initiative requiring large employers to submit detailed pay data sorted by race and gender has been revived. Employers with more than 100 employees must complete a disclosure...