April 7, 2020 by Lenny Segal

4/7/20: Frequently Asked Questions – Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act and Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act

The Department of Labor has now issued regulations to implement the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act (EPSLA) and the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act (EFMLEA).  In addition, the DOL has provided compliance assistance, including in the form of Questions and Answers.  As of the date of this blog (4/7/2020), the Q&A addresses 79 …

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March 19, 2020 by Lenny Segal

UPDATED 3/25/20 – Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act Due to COVID-19

On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.  This was the second coronavirus-related act passed by Congress. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act contains several important provisions, two of which are directly related to time off of work for employees related to COVID-19.  The first, called the “Emergency Family and …

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March 19, 2020 by Lenny Segal

UPDATED 3/25/20: Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act Due to COVID-19

On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.  This was the second coronavirus-related act passed by Congress. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act contains several important provisions, two of which are directly related to time off of work for employees related to COVID-19.  The first, called the “Emergency Family and …

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