Memo #: 17-239
Date:       11/10/2017
House of Representatives Approves Legislation To Establish Joint Employer Standard Under NLRA and FLSA, Scaling Back Expansive Interpretation Adopted by Obama-Era NLRB

The joint employer bill approved by the House this week would restore a definition of joint employment that had been applied for decades, until the National Labor Relations Board decided in 2015 that the traditional interpretation was too narrow and substituted a problematic expanded definition.
Topic Area:
Congressional Activity
Fair Labor Standards Act









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