D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Upholds USDOL’s Revised Regulations On the “Companionship Exemption” Under the FLSA

D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Upholds USDOL’s Revised Regulations On the “Companionship Exemption” Under the FLSA

On August 21, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit upheld the U.S. Department of Labor’s revisions to the “companionship exemption” under the Fair Labor Standards Act, and reversed two decisions issued by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia that struck down those revisions.