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2024 Overview of FLSA Principles

2024 Overview of FLSA Principles

This FAQ addresses commonly asked questions about the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), including its applicability to Community Action Agencies (CAAs). It provides an overview of key FLSA principles and discusses the exemptions CAAs most frequently use to classify employees as “exempt”...

2024 Complying with the New FLSA Overtime Rule

2024 Complying with the New FLSA Overtime Rule

On April 26, 2024, DOL published a Final Rule on Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales, and Computer Employees (the “Final Rule”). Key changes in the Final Rule include: (i) on July 1, 2024, raising the salary level above which...

2024 Final Uniform Guidance Revisions

2024 Final Uniform Guidance Revisions

On April 22, 2024, the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) published the final revisions to the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (the Uniform Guidance), 2 C.F.R. Part 200, in the Federal Register. This webinar outlines some...

DOL Increases Salary Level for FLSA Overtime Exemption

DOL Increases Salary Level for FLSA Overtime Exemption

CAPLAW addresses key changes to the Final Rule in this important News Alert.Community Action Agencies (CAAs) will soon need to consider the exempt status of their employees and eligibility for overtime pay following recent regulatory changes issued by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). On April...

Final Uniform Guidance Revisions Issued

Final Uniform Guidance Revisions Issued

On April 4, 2024, the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced a draft version of the federal register notice releasing the final revisions to the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (the Uniform Guidance), 2 C.F.R. Part...

Being Direct: Shared Cost Recovery through Direct Cost Allocation

Being Direct: Shared Cost Recovery through Direct Cost Allocation

When federally funded organizations incur shared costs that benefit multiple funding awards it can be difficult to determine how much to charge each award for those costs. Allowable methods of shared cost recovery vary, and organizations weigh factors such as size, resources, experience, staffing,...

CAPLAW CSBG Training Module

CAPLAW CSBG Training Module

This Introduction to CSBG training module is an interactive tool for Community Action Agencies to learn about the federal Community Services Block Grant Act. All Community Action Agencies receive Community Services Block Grant (or CSBG) funds…