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The Regulatory Week in Review: July 3, 2015

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  • The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced a proposed rule which would extend overtime pay protections to white collar employees earning up to $50,440 annually—an increase in the current pay threshold, which applies to employees earning less than $23,660 annually.
  • As part of an investigation into alleged collusion between several United States airlines, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) recently sent letters to these airlines requesting information about their flight capacities and about their communications with other airlines.
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a guidance recommending the elimination of disclosure requirements for certain medical devices that apply prior to their entrance to the market.