Minimum Salaries Increase Under DOL’s Final Rule For EAP and HCE Exemptions


In U.S. Department of Labor More Than Doubles Minimum Salary Levels for FLSA Overtime Exemptions, Pillsbury attorneys Julia Judish, Rebecca Carr Rizzo and John Scalia discuss the U.S. Department of Labor’s much-anticipated Final Rule amending the Fair Labor Standards Act regulations implementing the exemption from minimum wage and overtime pay for executive, administrative, and professional employees (EAP) and for highly compensated employees (HCE). A projected 4.2 million exempt employees may be impacted by the new rule. Employers have six months to come into compliance with the new rule.