Withdrawal of the FLSA Independent Contractor Rule – Continuing Uncertainty05 / 14 / 2021
By: Karuna S Brunk On May 6, 2021, the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) announced that, effective immediately, it would withdraw the Trump-era “Independent Contractor Rule” (the “Rule”). The Trump DOL had promulgated the Rule in an effort to instruct….
The American Rescue Plan Act and What it Means for Employers04 / 21 / 2021
By Karuna S Brunk On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed into law the American Rescue Plan Act (“ARPA”). The ARPA extends Pandemic Unemployment Assistance from 50 weeks to 73 weeks through September 6, 2021 and extends Emergency Unemployment Compensation….
Spring 2021 Newsletter04 / 01 / 2021
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