• Georgia Laws Endorse ‘On Call Scheduling’ Practice and Provide Limited Paid Sick Leave Protections
  • June 5, 2017 | Authors: Justin R. Barnes; Emily S. Borna; Eric R. Magnus
  • Law Firm: Jackson Lewis P.C. - Atlanta Office
  • Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has signed into law a measure preempting any local wage laws or requirements that employers compensate employees for changes related to employee schedules. Act 221 (H.B. 243) continues Georgia’s tradition of promoting an employer-friendly environment, particularly for retail businesses and restaurants.