Posts Tagged ‘Wage and Hour Division’

May
2015
21

DOL Hits Puerto Rican Government Contractor With $650K in Misclassification, Overtime Penalties

DOL Hits Puerto Rican Government Contractor With $650K in Misclassification, Overtime Penalties
  A Puerto Rican firm that supplies security guards to businesses and government agencies violated the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) when they failed to pay their workers overtime and misclassified them as independent contractors, according to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).  A U.S. District Court slapped Alpha Guards Management Inc....
Jun
2013
14

DOL Will Host Pair of Conferences to Ensure Prevailing Wage Compliance on Hurricane Sandy Rebuilds

DOL Will Host Pair of Conferences to Ensure Prevailing Wage Compliance on Hurricane Sandy Rebuilds
  In order to ensure that the billions invested after Hurricane Sandy are used properly, the  U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (DOL WHD) has announced two conferences in New York and New Jersey to educate and train those with federal contracts about applicable prevailing wage laws. The conferences will take place June...
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