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Federal agencies grant motor carrier, taxpayer reprieves in light of Hurricane Sandy

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 1 2012

Federal agencies are granting businesses some leeway in the wake of Hurricane Sandy

White House 2013 budget proposal would boost funding for many employment-related programs, agencies

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 14 2012

On Monday President Obama unveiled his $3.8 trillion proposed budget for fiscal year 2013

DOL Labor Secretary discusses companionship rule, H-2B visa program at appropriations hearing

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 15 2012

On Wednesday the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies conducted a hearing to discuss the Department of Labor’s fiscal year 2013 budget request

House passes bill repealing Affordable Care Act

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 11 2012

As expected, on July 11, the House of Representatives approved by a vote of 244-185 the Repeal of Obamacare Act (H.R. 6079), legislation introduced by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) in response to the recent Supreme Court decision upholding the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act

Senate panel considers Wage and Hour nominee

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 10 2013

While the federal government closed on Tuesday due to inclement weather, the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) forged

Senate bills would provide greater workplace protections for veterans

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2012

In the week leading up to Memorial Day, Senators Robert Casey (D-PA) and Mark Pryor (D-AR) introduced legislation that would increase reemployment and leave protections for veterans and returning members of the National Guard and Reserves

House, Senate approve payroll tax cut, unemployment insurance extension

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 21 2012

As expected, both chambers of Congress approved the conference report to the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 (H.R. 3630) before adjourning for the Presidents’ Day recess

Competing payroll tax cut bills fail to advance, sets stage for possible compromise

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 5 2011

Neither side of the Senate was able to muster the 60 votes needed to advance their respective payroll tax cut bills on Thursday

House and Senate introduce resolutions condemning NLRB election rule

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 17 2012

On February 16, 2012, Republican members of both the House and Senate introduced resolutions (H.J. Res. 103; S.J. Res. 36) formally disapproving of the National Labor Relations Board’s recent final rule that dramatically changes representation election procedures

Agencies make additional adjustments in light of continuing government shutdown

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2013

Now that all indices point to a more prolonged federal government shutdown than originally anticipated, agencies have issued additional information