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NYC wage transparency law to go into effect in May 2022

USA - January 18 2022 As we previously reported, the New York City Council passed legislation in December 2021 requiring New York City employers to include a maximum and…

Supreme Court blocks federal vaxx-or-test rule for large employers

USA - January 14 2022 The highest court in the land has, at long last, weighed in on the permissibility of the federal government's November 2021 vaccine-or-test rule for…

Violations of Colorado’s non-compete statute to become a criminal offense

USA - January 13 2022 On March 1, 2022, Colorado Senate Bill 21-271 (SB 21-271) goes into effect. This new law will make the violation of a number of statutes, including…

NYC passes landmark wage transparency bill

USA - January 6 2022 Even though 2022 is just underway, the NYC employment law landscape is already red hot. In mid-December, the city council passed a first-of-its-kind…

FAQs regarding OSHA’s workplace vaccine mandate

USA - December 22 2021 OSHA issued its Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) in early November. A series of challenges quickly ensued, resulting in a stay of the ETS and a…

BREAKING: Federal Appeals Court reinstates OSHA vaccine ETS

USA - December 18 2021 On December 17, 2021, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals dissolved the stay previously placed on OSHA’s so-called “vaccinate or test” Emergency…

NYC guidance addresses intersection of vaccine policies and workplace laws

USA - December 16 2021 In conjunction with New York City's recent employer vaccine mandate, the New York City Commission on Human Rights (NYCCHR) issued enforcement guidance…

OSHA ETS: Sixth Circuit denies initial hearing en banc

USA - December 16 2021 As noted in our prior post regarding the Sixth Circuit handling the challenges to the OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard (the ETS), several of the…

Everything you need to know about NYC’s employer vaccine mandate

USA - December 15 2021 As we previously reported, effective December 27, 2021, all private sector employers in New York City will be required to implement a mandatory…

New York issues guidance on its latest mask mandate

USA - December 13 2021 As we previously reported, effective today, masks must be worn in New York State in “all indoor public places unless businesses or venues implement a…