Category: New Laws

What does the Minnesota Wage Theft Prevention Act mean? Over the past few years, the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry (DOLI) has shifted the foundation of construction. With the announcement of new legislature in 2019, the Minnesota Wage Theft Prevention Act has fundamentally altered the traditional methods general contractors and independent subcontractors operated on. […]
Are You A Wage Thief? In May 2019, the state legislature passed new wage theft legislation and gave the Minnesota Department of Labor & Industry an additional $20 million to enforce the new law. No one condones the abuse of workers, least of all the vast majority of great contractors building Minnesota. But make no […]