Tag: Prelitigation

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

DOL Scales Back on Double Damages in Prelitigation Settlements

July 13, 2020


The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has, effective July 1, stopped seeking double damages—referred to as liquidated damages—in many cases that it settles before suing. But it still will seek them in litigation. Liquidated damages are a multiplier of any […]