March 2019 - Employee Benefits I AP Benefit Advisors

DOL Issues New Proposal on Overtime Exemptions

On March 7, 2019, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued a proposed rule that would change the salary thresholds for certain exempt employees. Under the proposal, the minimum salary level for the “white collar” overtime exemptions would increase from $455 to $679 per week ($35,308 per year). This is significantly lower than the $913 minimum weekly salary […]


AP Benefit Advisors’ HRCI & SHRM Pre-approved Webinar | Medical Marijuana in the Workplace – Growing Like a Weed!

As legal medical and recreational cannabis dispensaries expand across the United States, legal and decriminalized cannabis is expected to create more jobs in the country by 2020 than manufacturing, utilities or the government. While this is excellent news on many fronts, many states now have laws that legalize the use of marijuana for medical and […]