NYS Paid Family Leave Update

Please find the following update from the New York State Department of Labor: COVID-19 Update: New Legislation to Assist New Yorkers Dear Employers and Business Owners: Governor Cuomo has signed legislation to provide immediate assistance to New Yorkers affected by COVID-19. This will assist New Yorkers who have been subject to a mandatory or precautionary quarantine order and minimize the…

COVID-19 Response: The Families First Coronavirus Response Act Passes, Creating Significant New Rights to Paid Employee Leave

Please see the interesting information provided by Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP, a legal firm with whom we exchange business and technical support. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act was approved by the U.S. Senate and signed by President Trump on March 18, 2020 (the Act). The Act requires that covered employers grant up to 12 weeks of emergency family…