Tag: remote workers

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Second Circuit Ruling Could “Impact” Discrimination Claims Brought by Remote Workers under NYS Human Rights Law

April 19, 2024

Via: National Law Review

In King v. Aramark Services, Inc., No. 22-1237 (March 20, 2024), a Second Circuit panel affirmed the dismissal of claims under the New York State Human Rights Law (“NYSHRL”), concluding that under New York’s “impact test,” occasional remote work by […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

U.S. Department of Labor Issues Guidance on Remote Workers

May 3, 2023

Via: JD Supra

In its first Field Assistance Bulletin of the year, the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) offered new guidance regarding the application of certain key federal employment laws — the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) and the Family and Medical Leave […]

Business Law & Regulations, Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

End of National Health Emergency Could Trigger Tax Liabilities for Remote Workers

February 24, 2023

Via: JD Supra

President Biden recently announced that the national emergency relating to the COVID-19 pandemic will end on May 11, 2023. This move may result in unexpected tax issues for employers with remote workers in states where they do not have a […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

How Employers Can Prepare for Oregon’s Paid Family Leave Program

December 19, 2022

Via: LexBlog

Oregon’s Paid Family Leave program commences on January 1, 2023. As an initial step, most Oregon employers must alert employees about the program and begin paying into the state insurance plan. The law requires employers post the Oregon Employment Department’s […]