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Trump Administration Proposes Rollback of Obama-era Tip-Pooling Regulations

The Department of Labor (DOL) has proposed changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) tip pooling regulations. The proposed changes would roll back the Obama administration’s 2011 regulations that prohibited employers from distributing tips to anyone other than front-of-the-house … Continue reading

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U.S. Attorney’s Office to Review City and Suburban Restaurants for Compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act

The United States Attorney’s office for the Northern District of Illinois recently announced it is reviewing restaurants in Chicago and the suburbs to ensure the facilities comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  Public accommodations such as restaurants must … Continue reading

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