Jeffrey H. Ruzal, a Member of the Firm in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice, in the firm’s New York office, was quoted in Law360, in “4 Challenges New DOL Chief Acosta Will Face on Day 1,” by Braden Campbell. (Read the full version – subscription required.)
Following is an excerpt:
“I think his first big challenge will be administrative, necessarily, and not with respect to a specific policy,” said Epstein Becker Green member and former DOL Solicitor’s Office attorney Jeffrey Ruzal. “Which is to say, making sure that department heads are in place who could carry out the policy.” …
Chief on the list of day-one priorities will be selecting a solicitor, who as de facto general counsel for the DOL helps shape policy and oversees enforcement across the DOL’s departments, Ruzal said.