Refuse a DOL subpoena, go straight to jail

  • June 29, 2018

The owner of GT Drywall in Chino Hills, California, spent some time behind bars after a federal judge tired of his delaying tactics in an ongoing wage-and-hour...

DOL busts Bernie’s Burger Bus

  • June 29, 2018

The companies that own the Bernie’s Burger Bus restaurant chain in Houston will have to pay $62,754 after investigators from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and...

Even some common injuries can be disabilities

  • June 19, 2018

Under the ADA, each worker’s disability must be considered on an individualized basis. Thus, a condition that might not slow down one person may have a more profound...

Department of Labor opinion letters are back

  • June 18, 2018

As part of fulfilling its mission to enforce the Fair Labor Standards Act, the FMLA and other laws—and in recognition of their complexity—the DOL allows employers to...