Proposed labor act changes 'misguided'

Proposed labor act changes 'misguided'

THE American Feed Industry Assn. (AFIA) recently submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Labor, calling the agency's Wage & Hour Division's proposal on "Defining & Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales & Computer Employees" a "dramatic federal mandate" that is strongly "misguided."

AFIA said the proposed changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act would increase the overtime threshold from

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