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Massachusetts to End COVID-19 Emergency Paid Sick Leave

USA - March 4 2022 On February 28, 2022, the Executive Office for Administration and Finance sent official notice to employers that the program established in May 2021…

Jeffrey S. Brody, Brian E. Lewis

Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021: Workshare Back in Play

USA - January 14 2021 A technical amendment to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act under the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (Act) again…

Jenna M. Decker, John J. Porta

Supplemental Unemployment Benefits Authorized After CARES Act Supplement Expires

USA - August 21 2020 President Donald Trump has authorized the creation of the Lost Wage Assistance (LWA) Program to support individuals unemployed as a result of the…

Anna K. Broccolo, Richard I. Greenberg, John J. Porta, Hadley M. Simonett

Additional $600 Unemployment Payment Expiration Date Looms Near

USA - June 26 2020 As businesses begin to reopen and many workers return to work, one of the main provisions of the CARES Act, signed into law on March 27, 2020, is set…

John J. Porta, Hadley M. Simonett, Carolyn A. Trotta

Massachusetts Department of Family and Medical Leave Proposals Affecting Private Plan Exemptions

USA - May 19 2020 The Massachusetts Department of Family and Medical Leave’s (DFML) proposed amendments to existing regulations for the Massachusetts Paid Family and…

Matthew Chambers, Matthew D. Freeman, Brian E. Lewis