Ms Brenna Woodley

Brenna Woodley

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DOL issues new standards for joint employment
USA | 03 February 2016

The Department of Labour's Wage and Hour Division (WHD) recently issued an administrator's interpretation establishing new standards for joint employment under the Fair Labour Standards Act and the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act. The WHD framed its guidance, which establishes an expansive definition of 'joint employment', as prompted by recent changes in business models and staffing and labour arrangements.