Employment

DC Council Updates Emergency Leave Requirements

DC Council Updates Emergency Leave Requirements The DC Council has passed and DC Mayor Bowser has signed into law DC Act 23-328, emergency legislation that combines into one act and extends numerous earlier emergency laws…

New DC Paid Sick Leave Requirements and DOL FFCRA Corrections

On April 10, 2020, the D.C. Mayor signed emergency legislation, effective through July 9, 2020, which requires employers with between 50 and 499 employees to provide additional paid sick leave to their DC employees for…

FFCRA Updates and Clarifications from the DOL and IRS

In changes to its Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) issued last week as well as in temporary regulations issued on April 1, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has continued to update, revise, and clarify…

Key Takeaways from SBA Issuances on Paycheck Protection Program

Since we published last Wednesday’s blog post summarizing the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and other COVID-19 relief programs made available under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), the Small Business Administration…