The Department of Justice is Over the Overtime Regulations

TEG | Jul 11, 2017
Remember last November when a Texas federal court enjoined the Department of Labor’s overtime regulations (which would have increased the salary threshold to $47,476)?  The court ruled that the...

Work Permits No Longer Required For 16 and 17-Year Olds In Wisconsin

TEG | Jun 28, 2017
Guess what?  As of June 23, 2017, certain teenagers in Wisconsin no longer have to obtain a permit in order to work.  Employees ages 16 and 17 can do...

The FLSA Overtime Rule is in Limbo: What’s an Employer To Do?

TEG | Nov 29, 2016
Last week, a Texas federal court judge issued a preliminary injunction, delaying the United States Department of Labor’s changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime exemption rule.  ...

Election Day Coverage! How Much Time Off Do You Need to Give Your Employees to Vote?

TEG | Oct 7, 2016
Election Day is November 8, a little more than a month away.   Before you get an employee in your office telling you he is going to need the morning...

Trying to figure out what to do for your company holiday party this year?

TEG | Oct 4, 2016
Check out this article from this month's In Business magazine, with commentary from TEG's own Mindy Rowland!