Characterizing Student Athletes as Employees: It’s Complicated
Alexander Reid, partner at the law firm BakerHostetler, discusses issues raised by a memo from the National Labor Relations Board General Counsel, which proposed to classify some college athletes as employees.
Labor Department Proposes Substantial Expansion of Overtime Threshold
The threshold would increase by nearly 55 percent. We welcome your feedback as we prepare comments to the DOL.
Treasury and IRS Propose Guidance on IRA Prevailing Wage and Apprenticeship Rules
For organizations and institutions interested in claiming bonus amounts of federal tax benefits for clean energy and green building projects under the Inflation Reduction Act, the Treasury Department and the IRS have proposed regulations detailing the requirements, correction processes, and penalties related to the wage and apprenticeship provisions in the act.