New overtime laws give help to middle class

Update: Since this story was originally published, a federal judge in Texas has put the new overtime rules on hold by issuing a preliminary injunction, in response to a pair of cases brought by business groups and 21 states. The delay will stand until the judge renders a decision, or the federal government seeks an appeal.

How the law will keep President Trump in check

By Lisa Bloom, Avvo Legal Analyst “Winning is easy. Governing is harder.” – Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton Candidate Donald Trump ran on a bold “us v. them” agenda: deport undocumented immigrants, racially profile Muslims, build a giant wall with Mexico, and much more. President Trump is about to hit a wall of his own, as he