Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

MVSHRM understands you are facing unusual challenges in your professional and personal lives dealing with the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).  To help, we have put together a list of resources for your reference.

Resource List:

SHRM Website (some items may only be viewed by current SHRM members):
SHRM - Coronavirus and Communicable Diseases -  your will find memos, toolkits, forms, policies, how to guides and much more.
SHRM Webinar - Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) - March 27 - SHRM Members only
SHRM - Coronavirus Information for Non-SHRM members - link for NON-SHRM members to obtain COVID-19 related information.

Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC):
Interim Guidance for Businesses & Employers
 - what you should know, travel information, work strategies, community events and much more.

Bond, Schoeneck and King:
Weekly Webinars - on Tuesdays, Bond will present a Coronavirus (COVID-19) webinar as a weekly update and discussion on legal and practical issues. March 10 and 17 recordings are also available.
COVID-19 Recommendations for Employers
Summary of NY COVID-19 Leave Law - Federal Law 4/2/20, State already in effect.

Barclay Damon:
Webinar - COVID-19 Understanding the Federal Families Paid Sick and Emergency Leave
Acts - March 26
Coronavirus and the Workplace - previously record March 16th webinar with M. Sciotti (2 hrs)

- information and press release

Jackson Lewis:
Coronavirus-COVID-19-FAQs-Healthcare-Employers - March 25 

Mohawk Valley Edge: - Local Oneida County Info., Manufacturer's Association of CNY Information, small business administration information and more
Small Business Loan Information

NYS Gov't:
- NYS home page for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Paid-Sick-Leave - information regarding Paid Sick Leave in NYS
Essential Services - guidance for essential services (updated 3/27/20)
Know Your Rights - includes insruance and unemployment

NYS Dept. of Health: - latest statistics for NYS, Hotline, prevention and more 

US Dept. of Health & Human Services (NIH): - latest research information

US Dept. of Labor: - preparing workplaces for COVID-19, and additional resources
Paid Sick Leave - Federal guidelines for Paid Sick Leave
Sick Leave Questions and Answers - Federal guideline answers for Paid Sick Leave
FFCRA_Poster_WH1422_Non-Federal.pdf - Federal poster for the FFCRA (Families First Coronavirus Response Act), must post; employee notification of the Paid Sick Leave Act

US Dept. of Labor - FLSA: - COVID-19 and other Public Health Emergencies and the Fair Labor Standards Act, numerous questions and answers dealing with pay, employees, volunteers, etc.

US Dept. of Labor - OSHA - Includes new 35 page booklet, Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19, also additional resources

Spectrum News: - information regarding COVID-19 with links to various resources as well as information particular to CNY.

At this time, MVSHRM has cancelled the April 14th event.

If you have any questions or if you would like to form small group discussions regarding COVID-19, please contact [email protected]