DOL Proposes New Rule on Calculating Regular Rate of Pay

Apr 30, 2020

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DOL Proposes New Rule on Calculating Regular Rate of Pay

For the first time in 50 years on March 25, 2019, the Department of Labor (“DOL”) proposed changing the definition of “regular rate” of pay. The proposed change will impact the calculation of employee overtime. The DOL’s proposal defines
and updates what forms of payment and benefits employers include and exclude when they calculate employee overtime pay.