OT Rule Overruled
By Tom Starner
A Texas judge's injunction effectively shuts down implementation and enforcement of President Obama's overtime rule until the government can win a countervailing order from an appeals court, which experts say is increasingly unlikely given the current political climate.
Complying with 'Name and Shame'
By Carol Patton
The Securities and Exchange Commission's CEO pay-ratio disclosure ruling is raising a host of HR-related concerns around unions, investor relations and employee communications.
Measuring the Minimum-Wage Effect
By Jill Cueni-Cohen
New research from the University of Washington looks at the effects of Seattle's minimum-wage increase, and early results show that local prices have not risen as previously feared. Experts discuss how raising the minimum wage could affect businesses in other ways.
New OT Rule Poses Challenges
By Jack Robinson
The new rule will boost the number of workers who qualify for overtime pay. But experts say its effects on employers remain uncertain.
By Kecia Bal
While competitive base pay may play an important role in recruiting candidates, a new survey shows more companies are planning to boost their reliance on alternative rewards to bolster their offers.