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HTMLNew York Issues Final Minimum Wage Regulations and Related FAQs
Jeffrey W. Brecher, Richard I. Greenberg, Paul Richard Piccigallo, Noel P. Tripp; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 6, 2017, previously published on December 28, 2016
The New York State Department of Labor has adopted regulations implementing increases to the state minimum wage, identified required salary levels for exclusions from overtime pay for executive and administrative employees, and issued Frequently Asked Questions for employers.

 

HTMLWheeling, West Virginia, Ordinance Protects LGBTQ Residents
Michelle E. Phillips, Marla N. Presley; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 6, 2017, previously published on December 21, 2016
Wheeling has become West Virginia’s eleventh city to pass a sexual orientation and gender identity anti-discrimination ordinance protecting the housing and employment rights of LGBTQ residents. The ordinance also protects residents who are veterans.

 

HTMLPaid Family Leave Law Approved by D.C. Council in Veto-Proof Vote
Matthew F. Nieman, Linda Otaigbe; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 6, 2017, previously published on December 22, 2016
The Washington, D.C., Council has approved a measure that requires employers to provide paid family leave to employees working in the District of Columbia.

 

HTMLEmployers Prepare for Patchwork of Minimum Wage Rates for 2017
Jeffrey W. Brecher, Richard I. Greenberg, Jacqueline C. Tully; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 6, 2017, previously published on December 22, 2016
With the federal minimum wage stalled at $7.25 an hour since 2009, states, counties, and local governments have increasingly stepped in and passed legislation raising the minimum wage above the federal level. Because federal law does not prevent other jurisdictions from passing laws that are more...

 

HTMLEmployees on Rest Breaks Must Be Off Duty, California Supreme Court Rules
Jamerson C. Allen, Joel P. Kelly, Cary G. Palmer, Leonora (Lenny) M. Schloss; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 6, 2017, previously published on December 28, 2016
A class of security guards received an early holiday present from the California Supreme Court on December 22.

 

HTMLPaycheck Transparency Mandates of Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces E.O. Take Effect January 1
F. Christopher Chrisbens, Laura A. Mitchell, Leslie A. Stout-Tabackman; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 5, 2017, previously published on December 19, 2016
The new paycheck transparency requirements under the “Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces” Executive Order (E.O. 13673) will be effective beginning January 1, 2017. The requirements will apply to all new federal procurement contracts and subcontracts of $500,000 or more. Covered contractors...

 

HTMLLos Angeles Enacts ‘Ban the Box’ Legislation
Jamerson C. Allen, Susan M. Corcoran, Alexandra Gilinsky, Richard I. Greenberg; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 5, 2017, previously published on December 16, 2016
Los Angeles is the latest in a growing list of jurisdictions to adopt an ordinance restricting employers from asking a job applicant about his or her criminal history during the application process. Under the Ordinance, private employers with at least 10 employees will be barred from inquiring...

 

HTMLRepublican Congressmen Continue Information Demand on OSHA Joint-Employer Standard
Joseph S. Dreesen; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 3, 2017, previously published on December 6, 2016
Congressional leaders again have pressed the Department of Labor for information on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s potential guidance to OSHA investigators on determining if there is a joint-employer relationship between companies.

 

HTMLNew York Adopts Advanced Home Health Aide Law
Rosemary McKenna, Emily E. Whalen; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 3, 2017, previously published on December 2, 2016
New York State has adopted new law that establishes the advanced home health aide (AHHA) job designation. The AHHA program was first recommended in 2011. Governor Andrew Cuomo signed S. 8110/A.10707 into law on November 28, 2016.

 

HTMLBill Would Limit Applicability of Dodd-Frank Act to Certain Financial Institutions
Richard J. Cino, Jessica L. Sussman; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 3, 2017, previously published on December 13, 2016
A bill in Congress would significantly amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Pub. L. 111-203) to change what institutions might be designated a systemically important risk requiring additional scrutiny. This change may result in reduced regulation of smaller banks.

 


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