Tag : Department of Labor

Status of Controversial Persuader Rule Remains in Limbo

September 1, 2016

On June 27, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas issued a nationwide preliminary injunction barring enforcement of the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Persuader Rule, thereby halting the … Read More

Overtime Rule Presents Challenges and Questions for Dealers

July 28, 2016

On May 18, the Department of Labor (DOL) announced a final rule that will dramatically increase the number of employees eligible for overtime pay. The rule increases the salary level … Read More

NLBMDA Disappointed with Final DOL Overtime Rule

May 18, 2016

Washington — The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) is disappointed with a final rule announced today by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that will dramatically increase … Read More

Leading Business Groups File Lawsuit against DOL’s New Union Persuader Rule

April 1, 2016

NFIB and NAHB among several groups calling Obama administration’s new reporting rule unconstitutional WASHINGTON – The Department of Labor’s new union persuader rule violates business owners’ First Amendment rights, making … Read More

NLBMDA Applauds Introduction of Bill Delaying New Overtime Pay Regulation

March 18, 2016

Washington—The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) applauds introduction yesterday of the Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act in the House of Representatives and Senate, which would delay … Read More

Department of Labor Proposes to Increase Exempt Status Salary Thresholds

July 6, 2015

Today, the Department of Labor issued a proposal to set new salary thresholds for purposes of determining exempt and nonexempt workers under the Fair Labor Standards Act’s overtime pay protections. … Read More