Update on the Affordable Care Act

Congress has held a divided position on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) since the law’s passage in 2010, with the House of Representatives voting for...

H-1B Season Draws Near

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) last week announced that it will begin accepting H-1B petitions subject to the Fiscal Year 2020 cap on April...

Labor Department Issues New Opinion Letters

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued three new Opinion Letters last week. The first Opinion Letter, FLSA2019-1, addresses minimum wage and overtime for residential janitors. In...

2019 Utah Legislative Session Highlights

The 2019 Utah Legislative Session ended on March 14, 2019. Although the session was dominated by discussions about tax modernization in Utah (which ultimately failed...

Report: Workplace Safety Losing Ground

The National Employment Law Project (NELP), a think-tank and lobbying group, released findings last week suggesting that workplace fatality investigations reached decade-high levels during the...