Executive Order from President Trump on the ACA

On Friday, January 20, 2017, President Trump signed his first Executive Order, titled “Minimizing the Economic Burden of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Pending Repeal.” The Executive Order instructs the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the heads of all other executive departments and agencies with authority, or… Continue reading Executive Order from President Trump on the ACA

NY Increases Salary Threshold for Exempt Employees

On December 28th, the New York State DOL finalized regulations that will increase the salary threshold statewide for exempt executive and administrative employees, set to take effect December 31, 2016. The federal FLSA minimum salary threshold was delayed by a Texas court judge. The new thresholds for 2017 across New York State are as follows,… Continue reading NY Increases Salary Threshold for Exempt Employees