Department of Labor Releases Overtime Regulation Final Rule

On September 24, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced the final Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime regulations. It is expected to be in the Federal Register on Friday, September 27, 2019. The final rule includes nearly all of the recommendations...

IAAPA files comments to USTR on Proposed Tariff Implementation

On June 17, IAAPA filed comments to the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) on its proposal to impose an additional ad valorem duty of up to 25 percent on products of China (List 4 products), pursuant to the Section 301...

Louisiana Governor Signs Ride Safety Update Bill into Law

On Tuesday, June 11, Louisiana Governor, John Bel Edwards signed into law House Bill 464, a bill that amends Louisiana’s ride safety statute relating to inflatable amusement devices, amusement attractions and amusement rides. HB464 changes current law primarily in the...

Ohio Ride Safety Bill Advances in the House

In Ohio, House Bill 189, a bill revising the laws governing amusement ride operations in the state, sponsored by Representative John Patterson (D-99) passed the House 87 to 6 on Wednesday, June 5. Highlights from the bill are: A registered professional engineer,...