COVID-19: “Essential Employers” – New York

Over the past several days, in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the governors of New York, New Jersey, and…

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State and City Governments Respond to Coronavirus

In response to the coronavirus (“COVID-19”) outbreak throughout the country, state and local governments have begun to enact measures to…

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Minimum Wage Changes 2020

In 2020, 25 states and Washington D.C. will raise their minimum wage. Additionally, effective December 31, 2019, New York State’s…

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NYCHRL Expands Employment Protections for Independent Contractors and Freelancers

On January 11, 2020, a New York City law will go into effect that extends the employment protections under the…

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New York State Salary Inequality Legislation

July 31st, 2019 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Employment Law, Equal Pay, New York City Law, New York Law

On July 10, 2019, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that makes the New York Equal Pay Act applicable to…

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New York City Law on Sexual and Reproductive Health

April 30th, 2019 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Gender/ Sex, New York City Law, Reproductive Rights

Effective May 20, 2019 New York City will prohibit discrimination based on an individual’s sexual and reproductive health choices. This…

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Non-Compete Agreements – The Changing Law

Traditionally, non-compete agreements were only given to high-level employees, such as executives. However, over the last decade, non-compete agreements have…

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New York Paid Family Leave 2019 Update

February 14th, 2019 | By Jules Halpern Associates | New York City Law, New York Law, Paid Family Leave

In 2019, New York continues with its second year of a four-year phase-in of Paid Family Leave (“PFL”). As of…

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Minimum Wage Increases 2019

December 21st, 2018 | By Jules Halpern Associates | California Law, Florida Law, Minimum Wage, New Jersey Law, New York City Law, New York Law

New York as of 12/31/18 NYC 10+ EEs – $15.00 Less than 10 EEs -$13.50 Fast food EEs – $15.00…

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NYC “Cooperative Dialogue” Accommodation Law

November 16th, 2018 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Accommodation Law, Disability, Employee Relations, Human Resources, New York City Law, Pregnancy, Religion

On October 15, 2018, an amendment to the New York City Human Rights Law (“NYCHRL”), which requires all New York…

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