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Ary Rosenbaum

PEPs are already niche, do we need niche PEPs?

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Pooled Employer Plans (PEPs) are in my mind, a nice product. For most of the time, it’s not the right fit. So I don’t understand why anyone would create a PEP for a niche purpose, such as a commitment to ESG investments. Do...more

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USCIS Retains $500,000 Minimum Investment Amount After Voluntary Dismissal of Behring Regional Center Appeal

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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on January 5, 2022, filed an unopposed motion to dismiss its August 2021 appeal to a district court ruling in Behring Regional Center LLC v. Chad Wolf, et al. The previous ruling...more

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New Jersey Enacts Last-Minute Bill Tying the Hands of Successor Hotels

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On January 18, 2022, Governor Philip D. Murphy signed NJ A6246 / S4295, which significantly restricts the business discretion of successor hotels. The New Jersey Senate and General Assembly passed this bill by an overwhelming...more

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CMS Revises Compliance Deadlines in Wake of U.S. Supreme Court Decision

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In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to lift the stays and allow the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to move forward with enforcement of its vaccine mandate, CMS issued new guidance on Jan. 14,...more

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Avoid Possible Tragedy In The Future By Preparing For Disasters And Emergencies Now

The series of tornadoes that ripped through parts of the county last month serves as a potent reminder to employers: having a disaster plan and preparedness training is important....more

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U.S. Supreme Court Permits Healthcare Vaccine Rule Enforcement

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Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court greenlit enforcement of the vaccine mandate rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) while litigation regarding the rule continued in the lower courts. The interim...more

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New Jersey Law Allows Labor Commissioner to Audit Federally Regulated Apprenticeship Programs and Strip Affected Contractors of...

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On January 18, 2022, New Jersey’s Public Works Contractor Registration Act, 34 N.J.S.A. 34:11-56.56, et seq. (the “Act”) was amended to give the commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJ...more

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Mandatory Employee Vaccines – Coming to A State Near You? (UPDATED)

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While available vaccines have proven highly effective in controlling COVID-19 and its variants to date, the virus continues to spread, particularly among unvaccinated populations. In the face of flagging interest, officials...more

Hogan Lovells

Cumplimiento a reforma laboral por parte de Empresas Certificadas

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Con motivo de la reforma laboral en materia de subcontratación en México publicada el pasado 23 de abril de 2021 en el Diario Oficial de la Federación (DOF), el Servicio de Administración Tributaria (SAT) busca que las...more

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Facing Your Face Mask Duties – A List of Statewide Orders (UPDATED)

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Governors and public health officials across the country implemented stringent mitigation measures to help contain the spread of COVID-19. As COVID-19 case rates fluctuate, face coverings remain popular as a preventative...more

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Compliance with labor reform by Certified Companies

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Due to the labor reform on outsourcing in Mexico published on April 23, 2021 in the Mexican Official Gazette, the Mexican Revenue Service seeks that Certified Companies comply with new regulations, reason why on January 11,...more

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QDRO’s From The Plan Administrator’s Perspective

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A qualified domestic relations order (“QDRO”) is a state domestic relations order that assigns to an alternate payee (such as a former spouse or a child) the right to receive all or a portion of benefits payable to a plan...more

Barnea Jaffa Lande & Co.

Covid Expansion of Permit for Employees to Work Overtime

Omicron is taking control of the labor market in Israel. Many employees are stuck at home in quarantine (or are ill). At the same time, there is still plenty of work. As a result, and in order to enable the Israeli economy to...more

BakerHostetler

Philadelphia Enacts Ordinance Banning Pre-Employment Marijuana Testing

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As of Jan. 1, 2022, employers in the City of Brotherly Love are prohibited from requiring job applicants to undergo pre-employment drug testing for marijuana use. The ordinance, referred to as the Prohibition on Testing for...more

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Bouncing Back (and Forth): Statewide Reopening and Mitigation Steps (UPDATED)

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As the trajectory of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, government officials at all levels are reevaluating their health and safety protocols and adjusting workplace guidance based on ever-shifting case and...more

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Supreme Court Rules: OSHA Vaccine Mandate Stayed; CMS Mandate In Effect

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Update: CMS recently modified compliance deadlines for facilities previously subject to the injunctions lifted by the Supreme Court. Those facilities must now comply with phase 1 of the CMS rule by February 13, 2022 and phase...more

Gould & Ratner LLP

U.S. Supreme Court Blocks OSHA Employer Vaccine-or-Test Requirement

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Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court issued an opinion staying enforcement of OSHA’s emergency temporary standard (“ETS”) which had required vaccines or weekly testing for employers with 100 employees or more. The Court found...more

Miles & Stockbridge P.C.

SCOTUS Axes Biden’s Vaccine or Testing Mandate for Large Employers

After hearing oral argument on January 7, 2022, on January 14, 2022, the Supreme Court issued a ruling staying the Biden administration’s vaccine or testing mandate for large employers. As many doubtless know, on...more

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Do the Paid Flexible Leave Days You Offer your Employees Satisfy your Obligations under the Labour Standards Act: The Quebec Court...

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As you know, since January 1, 2019, the Labour Standards Act (the "LSA") provides that employees who are credited with at least three (3) months of uninterrupted service are allowed a maximum of two (2) days of paid leave per...more

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New year, new ideas – 2022 and the potential "Great Transition" in the UK

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Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020, the way many of us work has changed dramatically and, with that, expectations of how we will work going forward. There is a degree of alarm and uncertainty for many...more

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New York Department of Labor Offers Some Clarity on Employer Obligations Concerning New York HERO Act Workplace Safety Committees

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On December 22, 2021, the New York State Department of Labor (“NYDOL”) issued long-awaited proposed rules regarding the establishment and administration of workplace safety committees under the New York State Health and...more

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OSHA’s Willful Finding Upheld Over Allegations of Supervisor’s Misconduct

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Last month, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a $35,000 fine against an employer whose foreman, despite explicit instructions by a company manager to fix an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”)...more

Fox Rothschild LLP

Vaccinate or Test Mandates: The U.S. Supremes Blew Out OSHA’s Mandate, But Other Shoes May Drop for Employers in California

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By a hard-hitting 6-3 majority last Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court barred the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) from implementing or enforcing its new COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS). ...more

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5 Top Trends In Workplace Class Action Litigation: The Continuing Impact Of COVID-19

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Seyfarth Synopsis: During 2021, COVID-19 class action litigation became more pervasive in reaching across new industries and spawning new challenges on the workplace class action front. The COVID-19 pandemic had a significant...more

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U.S. Supreme Court Lifts Injunction Against CMS’ Health Care Facility Vaccine Mandate: What Does This Mean for Your Health Care...

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Health care employers are not alone in feeling overwhelmed by the constantly changing legal status of the various federal vaccine mandates. On Thursday afternoon, the Supreme Court made its rulings on two preliminary...more

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