Breaking National News: Court Temporarily Blocks Overtime Rule
On Tuesday, November 22, 2016, a federal court issued a preliminary injunction to temporarily block the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) from implementing and enforcing its Final Overtime Rule nationally, pending further order by the court.
What does this mean to you?
- As a result of the ruling, employers currently do not need to comply by the original December 1 effective date.
- The injunction is temporary pending further review by the court.
- We have no way of knowing if or when the status of the regulations will change.
Paychex is monitoring the situation, and we’ll update you on any new developments as they become available.
Contact your Paychex representative if you have questions.