A Review of the DOL’s Proposed Changes to the FLSA and the Potential Impact on the Staffing Industry

A Review of the DOL’s Proposed Changes to the FLSA and the Potential Impact on the Staffing Industry


The U.S. Department of Labor has proposed changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act employment regulations that could extend overtime protections to nearly 5 million white collar workers previously classified as exempt from overtime pay. Join Tricom and Clark & Gotzler for our May Industry Insider webinar series for an up-to-date review of the proposed changes and how this could impact your firm and the staffing industry, including:

  • Why wage and hour compliance is important
  • Review of current federal and state wage and hour laws
  • Presidential Memorandum of March 2014
  • Notice of Proposed Rule Making of July 2015
  • Path to Implementation
  • Employers’ Practical Next Steps

About the presenter:

Jane Clark is a founding partner of Clark & Gotzler, Attorneys at Law. She has 20 years of human resources, labor, payroll and benefits experience as a law firm attorney, Director of HR at a multi-site Wisconsin company, and as Chief Operating Officer at QTI Human Resources, a statewide comprehensive HR company. At the latter, she directed the human resources, payroll and benefits practice, with for-profit and not-for-profit clients located all over the country.

Jane has deep HR, payroll and benefits experience, and is a frequent speaker on human resources, benefits, and management issues. Over the years, she has partnered with established and start-up companies and non-profit organizations in various industries throughout Wisconsin and the U.S. to provide stand-alone human resources services, as well as integrated human resources, payroll and benefits services. Jane is also licensed as a broker for health, life and disability insurance.

About Clark & Gotzler, Attorneys at Law:

With their real workplace experience and the focused mission and structure of their firm, Clark & Gotzler delivers large law firm quality and expertise with small firm focus at affordable rates. Unlike most law firms, their attorneys also have decades of in-house experience so they understand the practical realities of applying legal advice. Clark & Gotzler clients range from large multi-state employers to start-up businesses and represent all major industries and the non-profit sector. Clark & Gotzler’s mission is to provide sound, practical advice and options while maintaining the highest standards of communication and responsiveness.