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More Guidance from the CDC on Workplace Vaccination Programs

USA - January 21 2021 As individuals beyond front-line healthcare workers are becoming eligible for the vaccine, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has…

Can Employers Terminate for Off-Duty Conduct (Say, Like Storming the Capitol)?

USA - January 15 2021 Following the shocking events of January 6, 2020, there have been many reports of individuals who have been terminated, suspended or resigned from…

Beyond Voluntary Paid Leave: What Are the Other Employment-Related Provisions of the Coronavirus Relief Act?

USA - December 28 2020 In addition to the voluntary extension of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act’s paid leave provisions, which we discussed in our December 22…

Employers May Voluntarily Extend FFCRA Paid Leave Benefits and Receive a Tax Credit - Through March 31, 2021

USA - December 22 2020 The paid sick leave and family leave mandates under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) end on December 31, 2020; however, the…

Employers May Voluntarily Extend FFCRA Paid Leave Benefits and Receive a Tax Credit - Through March 31, 2021

USA - December 22 2020 The paid sick leave and family leave mandates under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) end on December 31, 2020; however, the passed…

Vaccines in the Workplace: A Practical Guide for Employers

USA - December 16 2020 With the COVID-19 vaccine finally becoming a reality, healthcare employers, who were first to receive the vaccine for distribution to their workforce…

Cloth Masks: PPE or Not PPE? That Is the Question

USA - December 9 2020 With apologies to William Shakespeare, these past couple of weeks have been rather confusing, with two of the major federal agencies leading the…

CDC Decreases COVID-19 Quarantine Period: What This Means for Employers

USA - December 2 2020 On Wednesday, December 2, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revised its recommended quarantine period for those individuals…

Go Phish: Preying on Vulnerable Job Seekers

USA - November 19 2020 As if 2020 wasn’t bad enough, it seems scammers have begun preying upon some of the most vulnerable and desperate: unemployed job seekers. A few…

It’s The Holiday Season - Can Employers Restrict Personal Travel?

USA - November 11 2020 It’s that time of year when many folks look forward to seeing family members near and far. In the context of the pandemic, however, the CDC and many…