Legislation that impacts businesses or employees.

Second Stimulus Bill Passes – What’s Included?

Second Stimulus Bill Passes – What’s Included? After an extended week of negotiations, Congressional Democrat and Republican leaders and the President came to an agreement on the next round of COVID-19 relief legislation. Included in the Consolidated Appropriations Act includes another round of COVID-19 stimulus funding and further relief for taxpayers affected by the COVID-19…

Answers to Your Questions about Requiring Vaccinations in the Workplace

Answers to Your Questions about Requiring Vaccinations in the Workplace Now that COVID-19 vaccines are becoming available, employers are asking if they can require employees to get vaccinated, and what they can do if workers refuse. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)recently produced new guidance that answers some workplace vaccination questions. Join us for this…

State Updates Mini-Series: CT, MA, MD, ME, NJ, NY, PA, RI & VT

State Update Mini-Series: CT, MA, MD, ME, NJ, NY, PA, RI & VT Welcome to our State Updates Mini-Series to get you prepared for 2021! This session will cover all the laws and updates changing in Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont effective at the start of 2021.…

State Update Mini-Series: California Updates 2021

Welcome to our State Updates Mini-Series to get you prepared for 2021! This session will cover all the laws and updates changing in California effective at the start of 2021 outlined below: Minimum Wage Increase SB 1159 – COVID-19 & Worker’s Comp AB 685 – Mandated COVID-19 Reporting AB 2017 – Paid Sick Leave Designation…

Changes to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)

Changes to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Without an extension, the end of the leaves allowed under FFCRA is right around the corner (12/31/2020).  Regardless, there is still time for employees to apply for the leaves that are allowed for COVID-19.  Over the last few weeks, some of the rules surrounding the leaves…