Category Archives: Labor and Employment Law

U.S. Department of Labor Announces Final Rule on Overtime Exemption

The U.S. Department of Labor today issued its much anticipated final rule on the overtime exemption for “white collar” workers under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act. The final rule is expected to impact the overtime eligibility of 4.2 million workers who are currently classified as “exempt” (non-overtime eligible) under the executive, administrative and professional exemptions. The new rule is expected to cost employers $12 billion in overtime wages over the next decade. Continue reading

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Are Employment Non Competes Enforceable?

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Proposed Modifications to the Fair Labor Standards Act

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United States Attorney Joe Hogsett to join Bose McKinney & Evans

Bose McKinney & Evans LLP is pleased to announce that Joseph H. Hogsett will join the firm effective August 1, 2014 as a partner in the litigation practice group, concentrating on internal investigations and corporate audits. Since 2010, Hogsett has … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Halbert posts article on U.S. Department of Labor Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Extend FMLA Protections to Employees in Same-Sex Marriages

Bose McKinney & Evans attorney Jeffrey Halbert examines the June 20, 2014 announcement from the U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez of a proposed rule that will have significant impact on those employers covered by the Family and Medical … Continue reading

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Sandra Perry to present on employment law at seminar at IMS on May 14

Bose McKinney & Evans LLP partner Sandra Perry will serve as a presenter at an employment benefit seminar presented by Hays Companies. Perry’s presentation “Employment Law: Survival Guide for Employers,” will be included along with presentations related to employee benefits. … Continue reading

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Bose McKinney & Evans Named Among “The Best Law Firms”

 Bose McKinney & Evans LLP is proud to announce its inclusion in the list of 2014 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. Bose McKinney & Evans received national rankings for Corporate Law and Venture Capital … Continue reading

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