Monthly Archives: November 2016

Employment Law Blog

Judge Halts DOL Overtime Regulations

Nov. 22, 2016

Yes, you read the title correctly.  After 5:00 p.m. on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, a federal judge in Texas issued an order granting a preliminary injunction that will prevent the DOL overtime regulations from going into effect on 12/1/2016 as everyone has planned.  The preliminary…

Read More

Gratitude and Uncertainty

Nov. 22, 2016

In August I was asked to speak to a group of UNC freshmen about life. Nothing brings home how far removed you are from your college days than when suddenly you are the expert... In any event, near the end of my talk, a young…

Read More