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New York Court of Appeals permits warrantless GPS tracking of government employees
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2013

On June 27, 2013, a divided New York Court of Appeals held in Cunningham v. New York State Dept. Of Labor, that the state can use GPS tracking to


New Massachusetts law entitles employees to domestic violence leave
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2014

On August 8, 2014, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick signed into law a far-reaching Act designed to combat the problems of domestic violence


New York Court of Appeals approves warrantless GPS tracking of government employees
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2013

On June 27, 2013, a divided New York Court of Appeals held in Cunningham v. New York State Dept. Of Labor, that the state can use GPS tracking to


Supreme Court’s Sandifer decision is not just about changing clothes
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 13 2014

In Sandifer et al. V. United States Steel Corp., a unanimous Supreme Court clarified the meaning of "changing clothes" found in Section 203(o) of the


New York State amends Labor Law to protect child models
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2013

On October 21, 2013, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed amendments to the New York Labor Law, Art. 4-A, 150-154, the laws governing


Raising wages by tightening the white-collar overtime exemptionsthe President’s initiative
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2014

On Thursday, March 13, 2014, President Obama gave a short press conference and signed a Presidential Memorandum aimed at "updating and modernizing"


New York State takes aim at worker misclassification: the Commercial Goods Transportation Industry Fair Play Act
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2014

On Friday, January 10, 2014, Governor Cuomo signed into law the New York State Commercial Goods Transportation Industry Fair Play Act (the Act). The


Unemployment laws have new teeth under the Integrity Act: are you ready?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 3 2013

In 2011, President Obama signed the Unemployment Insurance Integrity Act (the "Act") as part of the enactment of the Trade Adjustment Assistance


DOL, IRS, and 11 states enter agreement to work together against misclassification
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2011

On September 19, 2011, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) signed a memorandum of understanding to improve the agencies' coordination of efforts to combat employee misclassification, recoup wrongfully withheld payroll taxes, identify workers entitled to overtime, and better improve compliance and education


New York's Domestic Workers' Bill of Rights takes effect
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2010

On November 29, 2010, New York's Domestic Workers' Bill of Rights law becomes effective