BLOCKED! Court Preliminarily Halts Overtime Rules With Last-Minute Ruling
Rules Will Not Take Effect On December 1; Future Thereafter Uncertain
The fate of the overtime rules is now uncertain. The Trump administration will take over the USDOL in less than two months’ time, and the incoming administration has repeatedly indicated that it wants to eliminate unnecessary regulations hampering the business community. Unless an appeals court reverses course in the next several weeks and breathes new life into the rules, it is quite possible that the rules will be further delayed, completely overhauled, or altogether scrapped once President Trump takes office.
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