The injunction issued Nov. 22 against the Department of Labor’s new overtime rule is potentially far-reaching, and a Republican-controlled government makes it conceivable that salary thresholds for white-collar exemptions to overtime may ultimately be reduced or eliminated entirely. This injunction from U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant of the Eastern District of Texas is the latest in a remarkable series of decisions from Texas federal judges blocking Obama administration orders, rules, and regulations . . .
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