section 14(c) certificate

DOL releases final subminimum wage rules

Friday, September 9, 2016The Department of Labor has released new regulations, clarifying the obligations of government agencies and businesses with 14(c) certificates to workers with disabilities being paid subminimum wages. Section 14(c) refers to the provision of the New Deal-era Fair Labor Standards…

DOL revokes West Virginia nonprofit’s subminimum wage certificate

Tuesday, August 30, 2016A West Virginia nonprofit will no longer be allowed to pay certain workers with disabilities salaries below the $7.25 federal minimum wage, the Department of Labor announced August 11. The Buckhannon-Upshur Work Adjustment Center previously was the holder of a…

NDRN, DOL team up to tackle subminimum wage certificate enforcement

Saturday, December 19, 2015
Curt Decker, CEO of NDRN
The National Disability Rights Network and the Department of Labor announced a new agreement December 16, which aims to prevent employers from exploiting an exception in federal labor law that allows them to pay certain…