Why Good Intentions Aren't Enough | Marki Flannery

Sometime next month a pivotal 2013 regulation adopted by the U.S. Department of Labor, extending Federal minimum wage and overtime protections to the nation's one million home health aides (HHAs), will finally go into effect--or not. It all depends on whether a stay is granted by the U.S. Supreme Court while they decide if they will hear an appeal of the recent federal circuit court ruling upholding the regulation, in the last in a series of legal challenges Brightstar Care Franchising to the Labor Department's fiat. An announcement on the requested stay i