Overtime threshold rising to $35,568 on Jan. 1

  • September 24, 2019

The white-collar overtime threshold will increase to $35,568 on Jan. 1, 2020, following approval of a final rule the Department of Labor says will make 1.2 million more...

Don’t get confused by ‘ADA leave’

  • October 04, 2018

The FMLA specifically grants time off to deal with medical issues. However, some disabled employees may be entitled to leave as an ADA reasonable accommodation.

Sell employees on benefits of HDHP/HSAs

  • September 20, 2018

As you evaluate your health insurance options for the upcoming year, consider whether to offer high-deductible health plans, coupled with health savings accounts. They...

IHOP stores settle with teens for $1 million

  • September 19, 2018

The EEOC has reached a $975,000 settlement with two IHOP franchises in Illinois over allegations that management turned a blind eye to sexual harassment directed at...