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Weekly catch-up
  • Constangy Brooks Smith & Prophete LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

And may it die quickly. The U.S. Department of Labor has taken formal regulatory action to rescind the Obama Administration’s “Persuader Rule.” The


June Kicks Off with a Flurry of Labor and Employment Law Developments and Activity
  • Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

DOL Actions Undercut Obama Administration on Joint Employers and Independent Contractors In the past week, the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) under


Trump Announces Cuba Policy Targeting Commercial Dealings With Cuban Military
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

After much anticipation, on June 16, 2017, President Trump announced changes to U.S. policy under the existing embargo against Cuba, which reinstate


State Attorneys General Warn the EPA of Legal Action Should Obama-Era Fuel Economy Standards Get Rolled Back
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

Even as the Trump administration is calling into question whether it will remain committed to Obama-era fuel economy and emissions targets, state


Proposed rule seeks to finish off Obama Administration’s “Persuader Rule” for good
  • Constangy Brooks Smith & Prophete LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2017

The U.S. Department of Labor has issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to rescind the Obama Administration's version of the "Persuader Rule." The


DOL Withdraws Obama-Era Guidance on Joint Employment and Independent Contractor Misclassification
  • Norris McLaughlin & Marcus PA
  • USA
  • June 14 2017

Last week, Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta announced that the U.S. Department of Labor has withdrawn two Obama-era informal guidance documents. In


President’s 2018 budget impacts some safety agencies more than others
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2017

Despite a proposed $2.4 billion (19.8) cut to the Department of Labor’s annual budget in President Trump’s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal, the


Trump Department of Labor Continues to Chip Away at Obama Wage & Hour Efforts - WHD Interpretive Guidance on Joint Employer and Independent Contractors Withdrawn
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2017

On Wednesday, June 7th, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) withdrew two highly provocative interpretive guidance letters issued under President


DOL Withdraws Obama-era Letters on Joint Employer and Classification Guidance
  • Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
  • USA
  • June 12 2017

The unwinding continues. The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced the withdrawal of the Obama administration’s previously issued informal


U.S. International Trade Commission Issues Preliminary Recommendations for Miscellaneous Tariff Bill, Will Consider Comments on Certain Rejected Petitions
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2017

On May 20, 2016, former President Obama signed into law the American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2016 (AMCA), reinstating and reforming the