Legislative Updates

Other Legislative/Legal Announcements

Jackson LewisDept. of Homeland Security: Temporary Flexibility for I-9 Compliance - posted 3/24/19: Click Here

USCIS - New I-9 Form, version 10/21/19 can only be used effective 5/1/20 - posted 3/17/20: Click Here

IRS - Improved Tax Withholding Estimator and link to new W-4: Click Here

Legislative Updates

2020 - Legislative Update - February

Dept. of Labor - Joint Employer Final Rule

2020 - Legislative Update - January

Federal - Parental Leave Law and Ban the Box legislation

2019 - December Legislative Update

Pay calculations effective 1/15/20

2019 - November Legislative Update

Discrimination based on reproductive health rights, remedies and handbooks

2019 - Legislative Update - June

NYS Election Law - time to vote

2019 - Legislative Update - March

US DOL Proposes New OT Rule

2019 - Legislative Update - February

NYS - Employee Scheduling Regulations

2019 - Legislative Update - January

NYS Paid Family Leave; Gov. Vetoes NYS Bereavement Leave Legislation: NYS adds Sexual Harassment Prevention Materials.

Legislative Update - October 2018

Sexual Harassment Prevention and Paid Family Leave Updates.

Legislative Update - August 2018

Update includes NYS Sexual Harassment Prevention Policy & Training Materials Draft information and feedback due by 9/12/18.

Legislative Update - April 2018

Legislative Update for April, 2018 - Federal Gov't Omnibus Spending Bill

Legislative Update - February 2018

Paid Family Leave, Links to websites, YouTube videos, and Worker's Comp. webinars

Legislative Update - December 2017

NY Wage Increases (Minimum for Fast Food EE, Exempt Salary Level Minimum); Update for PFL; Proposed Call-In/On-Call/Just In Time Scheduling

Legislative Update - November 2017

Legislative Update - November, 2017 - OT Rule and NYS Paid Family Leave (Update - Forms)

Legislative Update - September 2017

Overtime Rule (Update); I-9 Form effective 9/18/17; and NYS Paid Family Leave

Legislative Update - August 2017

Legislative update for August 2017, Paid Family Leave


Legislative Blast - November 2016 which includes information on the OT Rule in effect 12/1/16

SHRM - More Questions About the Overtime Rule Answered - 11/7/16

SHRM Weekly 11/7/16 article by Allen Smith, J.D. regarding Overtime Rule effective 12/1/16.

2019 - September Legislative Update

Includes Race Discrimination (hair styles), Harassment updates, Domestic Violence, Sexual Harassment complaints.