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Documents by Lawyers at this office
December 2014 Amendments to Wage Theft Prevention Act Impact New York Employers
Lois Carter Schlissel,Max H. Sicherman, March 16, 2015
On December 29, 2014, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill amending New York’s Wage Theft Prevention Act (WTPA). The amendments, which will take effect upon the passage of a chapter amendment, eliminate the requirement that all New York employers provide detailed wage information to every...
Lois Carter Schlissel,Max H. Sicherman, April 23, 2014
The use of unpaid interns has been the subject of recent judicial scrutiny, causing informed employers to reconsider their internship programs. Restrictions placed on unpaid internships by courts and the Department of Labor (“DOL”) warrant careful consideration.
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