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District Court Halts Overtime Rule
A U.S. District Court issued an injunction halting the implementation of the Department of Labor's overtime rule.
November 30, 2016
DOL Releases Overtime Final Rule
The Department of Labor (DOL) has released the final Overtime rule, with an effective date of December 1, 2016....
May 19, 2016
Home Care Rule Takes Effect
DOL’s Home Care Rule took effect on October 13. DOL will not engage in any enforcement activities until November...
October 16, 2015
Statement from NASDDDS Executive Director, regarding the Home Care Association v. David Weil Opinion
NASDDDS Executive Director Mary Lee Fay issued this statement in response to the Circuit Court ruling upholding the DOL...
September 24, 2015
Court Upholds Home Care Rule
The U.S. Court of Appeals has upheld the Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) rule that narrows the companionship exemption to...
August 24, 2015
US District Court Vacates Most of Home Care Rule
A US District Court has issued an order vacating the narrowed companionship definition in the Department of Labor’s (DOL’s)...
January 14, 2015
Court Strikes Down Third Party Employer Provision of Home Care Rule
The United States District Court for the District of Columbia has issued a partial summary judgment on two pieces...
December 31, 2014
Update on DOL Home Care Rule
DOJ and HHS issued a joint letter signaling that states who cap direct support professionals’ (DSP’s) hours in response...
December 20, 2014
GAO Reports on DOL Home Care Rule
GAO has delivered a report to Congress examining the likely impact of DOL’s Home Care Rule. GAO examined (1)...
December 17, 2014
DOL Announces Time-Limited Non-Enforcement of Home Care Rule
DOL has announced a time-limited non-enforcement policy toward the Home Care Final Rule. From January 1, 2015 to June...
October 7, 2014
NRCPDS Releases FLSA Tool Kit
The National Resource Center for Participant Directed Services (NRCPDS) has released a Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Home Care...
September 5, 2014
CMS Guidance Addresses Payment Options Under New FLSA Obligations
A CMS informational bulletin describes reimbursement options for the cost of overtime and travel time that...
July 7, 2014
DOL Releases Guidance on Third Party Joint Employment in Consumer-Directed Medicaid Programs
DOL has released guidance summarizing joint employment principles established by case law, discussing how joint employment may arise in...
June 19, 2014
DOL Releases Fact Sheet Clarifying FLSA Treatment of Paid Family Caregivers
The US Department of Labor (DOL) has released a factsheet clarifying the application of Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)...
June 18, 2014
NASDDDS, NAMD, NASUAD, NCD Urge Extension of Companionship Rule Implementation Date
NASDDDS, NAMD, NASUAD, and NCD each recently sent separate letters to DOL to request an extension of the Companionship...
May 12, 2014
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