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Fair Labor Standards Act – Companionship Rules Update As the days go by, uncertainty continues around the proposed regulations amending the Fair Labor Standards Act companionship regulations.  As you have seen, CDPAANYS has issued two different Advocacy Alerts in the past week, as the work of CDPAANYS Advocacy Chair Bruce Darling – who has spent […]

GUEST BLOG: T.K. Small, CDPAANYS Goes to Washington

CDPAANYS goes to Washington by T.K. Small As the newly appointed Director of Policy & Outreach for Concepts of Independent Choices, the expression “hitting the ground running” comes to mind.  Being barely on the job for one month, Tony Caputo, the President of CDPAANYS asked me to represent Concepts in a meeting in Washington with […]

CDPAANYS Heads to Washington, DC to Defend Companionship Exemption

CDPAANYS Executive Director Bryan O’Malley, T.K. Small and Tony Caputo of Concepts of Independence, and Bruce Darling of ADAPT/Center for Disability Rights are on their way to a meeting with the Office of Management and Budget in Washington, D.C.  During this meeting they will advocate to not have the Companionship exemption removed from the FSLA, […]