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DOL Issues “Temporary Rule” Interpreting FFCRA

By: | 04.02.20 | Coronavirus
Late Wednesday, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) issued regulations (termed a “temporary rule” by the DOL) interpreting the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). The new rule sheds some additional light on how employers are to...

The CARES Act and Paycheck Protection Program

By: | 04.01.20 | Coronavirus
Yesterday, we presented a webinar explaining the options available under the CARES Act, including the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), SBA Economic Injury and Disaster Loans and additional unemployment compensation. In order to obtain the forgivable loans available un...

DOL Provides Additional Information About the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

By: | 03.30.20 | Coronavirus
Effective April 1, 2020, the federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) will require private employers with less than 500 employees, and certain public employers, to provide covered employees with emergency sick and family leave. Late last week, the U.S. De...

US Department of Labor Releases FFCRA Poster

By: | 03.26.20 | Coronavirus
The United States Department of Labor has released a poster (PDF) to provide notice to employees regarding their rights under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Post the notice prominently in the workplace as well as online and/or via email f...

US Department of Labor Publishes Information Regarding Families First Coronavirus Response Act

By: | 03.25.20 | Coronavirus
The United State Department of Labor (DOL) has published the following resources in an apparent effort to respond to employers’ preliminary compliance concerns related to the newly enacted Families First Coronavirus Response Act (Act), which will provide emer...

Families First Coronavirus Response Act Set to Take Effect April 1, 2020

By: | 03.19.20 | Coronavirus
UPDATE: The DOL has provided guidance that the law will take effect on April 1, 2020 – not April 2nd as originally anticipated. Late Wednesday, President Trump signed into law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (Act) in an effort to provide relief to A...