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Icon ACA Repeal and Replace Plan Introduced (3/7/2017 09:39:35 AM)

Icon USCIS Will Temporarily Suspend Premium Processing for All H-1B Petitions (3/6/2017 12:03:09 PM)

Icon DOL Appeals Judge's Ruling on FLSA Overtime Rule (12/2/2016 12:20:26 PM)

Icon What Does the Preliminary Injunction Mean for Employers? (11/23/2016 09:58:44 AM)

Icon Judge Issues Injunction Postponing Effective Date of FLSA Overtime Rule (11/22/2016 10:11:45 AM)

Icon Treasury Announces It Will Extend Relief on Subsidies for SHIP Coverage (10/24/2016 11:31:02 AM)

Icon House Votes to Delay Implementation of Overtime Rule (9/29/2016 09:44:54 AM)

Icon Two Federal Lawsuits Challenge New FLSA Overtime Rule (9/21/2016 09:42:11 AM)

Icon Federal Government Releases Blacklisting Rule Imposing New Requirements on Federal Contractors (8/24/2016 02:22:46 PM)

Icon NLRB Ruling Opens Door for Graduate Students to Unionize (8/23/2016 03:03:15 PM)

Icon EEOC Issues Final Rule on Wellness Plans (5/17/2016 10:56:01 AM)

Icon Overtime Exemption Threshold Raised to $47,476 – Institutions Have Until December 1 to Comply (5/11/2016 02:07:27 PM)

Icon DOL Considers Lowering the Proposed Overtime Threshold to $47,000 – Take Action (5/2/2016 01:20:46 PM)

Icon Take Action on the Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act (3/22/2016 01:18:07 PM)

Icon DOL Issues Proposed Rule on Paid Sick Leave for Federal Contractors (2/25/2016 09:08:01 AM)

Icon IRS Issues Guidance on Subsidies for SHIP Coverage (2/8/2016 09:17:07 AM)

Icon DOL Issues Guidance on “Joint Employment” and Misclassification Under the FLSA (1/25/2016 01:56:31 PM)

Icon ACA Reporting Deadlines Extended (12/30/2015 11:04:03 AM)

Icon ACA “Cadillac” Tax Implementation Delayed for Two Years (12/16/2015 01:30:57 PM)

Icon CUPA-HR Submits Comments Regarding Proposed Changes to FLSA Overtime Regulations (9/4/2015 10:32:09 AM)

Icon DOL Releases Proposed Regulations to Change Overtime Pay (6/30/2015 02:20:43 PM)

Icon DOL Announces Final Rule Raising Minimum Wage for Federal Contract Workers (10/2/2014 09:50:01 AM)

Icon Executive Order Brings New Reporting Requirements and Debarment Procedures for Federal Contractors (8/4/2014 10:31:01 AM)

Icon Obama Issues Executive Order Extending LGBT Protections (7/21/2014 03:51:55 PM)

Icon EEOC Issues New Guidance on Pregnancy Discrimination (7/14/2014 04:59:38 PM)

Icon DOL Issues Proposed Rule Establishing Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors (6/16/2014 03:16:44 PM)

Icon DOL, HHS Announce New Guidance Changing Notification Requirements Under COBRA (5/6/2014 03:54:31 PM)

Icon President Uses Executive Action to Implement Provisions of the Paycheck Fairness Act (4/9/2014 08:59:57 AM)

Icon White House Plans to Change Overtime Rules (3/12/2014 01:59:56 PM)

Icon Obama Issues Executive Order Raising Minimum Wage for Federal Contract Workers (2/12/2014 02:50:44 PM)

Icon House Hearing on ACA's Potential Impact on Adjunct Faculty and Student Employees to be Webcast November 14 (11/13/2013 09:37:37 AM)

Icon OFCCP Issues Final Rules for VEVRAA and Section 503 (8/28/2013 10:26:44 AM)

Icon Fiscal Cliff Averted and Section 127, Employer Provided Education Assistance, Made Permanent (1/8/2013 09:25:35 AM)

Icon Tax Break for Employer-Provided Tuition Assistance Set to Expire December 31 (12/4/2012 11:17:25 AM)

Icon Adjuncts and the Affordable Care Act: CUPA-HR Seeks Guidance From the IRS (11/12/2012 12:25:57 PM)

Icon EEOC Releases New Guidance on Criminal Background Checks (4/26/2012 10:08:27 AM)

Icon ADA Amendments Act Final Regulations Published (3/24/2011 11:00:58 AM)

Icon Tax Break for Employer-Provided Tuition Assistance Secured for Two More Years (12/17/2010 08:59:22 AM)

Icon IRS Defers New Form W-2 Reporting Requirements for 2011 (10/13/2010 01:40:47 PM)

Icon DOL Issues Fact Sheet on Break Times for Nursing Mothers (7/20/2010 09:34:00 AM)

Icon DOL Clarifies Definition of 'Son or Daughter' (6/23/2010 11:02:27 AM)

Icon Obama Announces Recess Appointments to the NLRB and EEOC (3/29/2010 12:49:25 PM)

Icon Healthcare Legislation to be Signed Into Law (3/23/2010 09:15:45 AM)

Icon President Extends COBRA Subsidy and UI Benefits (3/4/2010 04:37:45 PM)

Icon CDC Releases H1N1 Policy Guidance for Higher Ed (8/21/2009 12:50:05 PM)

Icon Detailed Report on the Employee Free Choice Act (3/16/2009 04:09:06 PM)

Icon E-Verify Requirements for Federal Contractors Delayed (1/13/2009 12:05:05 PM)