Department of Labor Announces 6-Month Non-Enforcement of Overtime Rule Changes: “No Real Relief”

The US Department of Labor (DoL) issued a “policy action” on October 9, 2014 that announced a 6-month postponement of any enforcement of the changes to the minimum wage and overtime rules affecting the “companionship services” and “live-in domestic services” exemptions under the Fair Labor Standards Act.  DoL also indicated that between July 1, 2015…