FAQ’s on Overtime Rules

FAQ’s on Overtime Rules

Quick FAQ’s: Does an employer have to give lunch breaks, coffee breaks, or rest periods? No. There is no statute that requires an employer to provide such breaks; however, deductions cannot be made from wages if less than 30 minutes is allowed for the breaks....
Overtime Rule Blocked

Overtime Rule Blocked

OVERTIME RULE WON’T TAKE EFFECT DECEMBER 1 In a definitive ruling issued yesterday, the federal district court for the Eastern District of Texas granted an emergency request to put a hold on the December 1, 2016, effective date for the new federal overtime rule, until...
Confused about Overtime Rules?

Confused about Overtime Rules?

Confused About New DOL Overtime Rules? Looking for clarification? The National Restaurant Association presented a webinar in late May providing initial analysis of the new overtime rules. The webinar was led by attorneys Angelo Amador, senior vice president and...
Response to New Overtime Rules

Response to New Overtime Rules

The White House just released new overtime changes.  National Restaurant Association has a response: White House unveils overtime changes NRA will continue its opposition The Department of Labor will unveil new federal overtime regulations today , the White House...