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Effective Communication of ESG Metrics in Proxy Statements

USA - November 19 2020 As the annual year-end reporting and proxy season approaches, we at Mintz are starting to work with our clients on effective ways to communicate a…

New York State Adopts COVID-19 Testing Carve-Out Allowing Travelers to Sidestep the State’s Mandatory 14-Day Quarantine

USA - November 6 2020 Governor Cuomo has announced new guidelines allowing travelers to New York to sidestep the State’s mandatory 14-day quarantine period by obtaining a…

NYC Releases Updated Paid Sick and Safe Time Notice of Employee Rights

USA - November 2 2020 A quick update to our earlier posts on New York State and New York City’s paid sick leave laws. The agency that enforces NYC’s paid sick and safe time…

New York Issues Tax Guidance for COVID-19 Telecommuters

USA - November 2 2020 The New York Department of Taxation and Finance has finally provided guidance regarding telecommuting tax liability for nonresident employees working…

New York State Addresses Paid Sick Leave Requirements in New Guidance

USA - October 23 2020 This week, New York State issued guidance and an FAQ document regarding the State’s new paid sick leave law (“NYPSL”). As a reminder, New York State…

REMINDER: Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave Next Steps

USA - October 23 2020 The Department of Family and Medical Leave (the “Department”) has provided several updates and reminders to Massachusetts employers and employees…

COVID-19 Telecommuting Tax and Leave Issues for Employers

USA - October 20 2020 Months into the COVID-19 pandemic, many employer telecommuting arrangements remain in place, with several large corporations opting to extend these…

Navigating Politics in the Workplace During the Election Season

USA - October 8 2020 With the presidential election less than a month away, it is more important than ever that employers proactively manage their work environment to…

Paid Sick Leave Arrives for New York State Employers & New York City Amends Its Own Paid Sick Leave Law

USA - September 30 2020 The New York State Paid Sick Leave Law’s accrual provisions go into effect today, September 30, 2020. In April, Governor Cuomo signed into law new…

Statutory - not Shareholder - Activism: Governor Newsom Signs California’s Diversity Mandate into Law

USA - September 30 2020 California has enacted the nation’s first diversity mandate for public company boards. As we previously reported, the new law (AB 979) builds upon…