Department of Labor Publishes New FLSA Rules Clarifying Tip Credit Rules and Limiting Use of the Fluctuating Workweek

by: David C. Burton & Igor M. Babichenko On April 5, 2011, the Department of Labor ("DOL") published a final rule [1] updating the regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA"). The final rule, which will take effect on May 5, 2011, is particularly significant to...