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Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

NALP executive director talks empowering careers, recruiting and professional development

April 23, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

Ari Kaplan recently spoke with Jim Leipold, the executive director of the National Association for Law Placement—an organization focused on career counseling and planning; recruitment and retention; and the professional development of law students, lawyers and its members. Ari Kaplan: […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Top Five Labor Law Developments for March 2021

April 15, 2021

Via: National Law Review

On March 31, 2021, National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Acting General Counsel Peter Sung Ohr issued a memorandum stating his office will return to “vigorous enforcement” of employee rights under Section 7 rights of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Will Biden’s Proposed Tax Hikes Prevent Companies From Hiring?

April 13, 2021

Via: Entrepreneur

As President Joe Biden prepares to push forward with an overhaul of the country’s corporate tax code, a recent survey from Business Roundtable reveals that CEOs are not necessarily on board. Yesterday, the nonprofit lobbying group — which represents nearly […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

How To Qualify For The Home-Office Tax Deduction

April 9, 2021

Via: Investopedia

The technological revolution has given rise to the personal computer, the internet, email, file sharing and video conferencing. Put all these together and you have the makings of a home office. This is a place where you can do all […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

There’s No Knowledge Management Without Document Management

April 9, 2021

Via: Lawyer Monthly

Knowledge management (KM) is experiencing a revival from the early 2000s when there was significant hype around the function. With remote workforces and hybrid work environments set to become commonplace in the post-COVID era, already we are seeing law firms, […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

UK Law Firms Reward Staff With COVID Bonuses

April 6, 2021

Via: Lawyer Monthly

A number of UK law firms are issuing “COVID bonuses” to their lawyers in recognition of their work during the pandemic. International firm DLA Piper is offering staff a choice of an additional week’s pay or a week’s holiday on […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Eligible Employers Have More Time to Apply for PPP Loans

March 31, 2021

Via: SHRM

Employers that need help covering payroll costs during the pandemic will have an additional 60 days to file a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) application under a bill President Joe Biden signed into law on March 30. The application period was […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

New York State Issues Guidance on COVID-19 Vaccine Leave Law

March 29, 2021

Via: National Law Review

The New York State Department of Labor (“NYSDOL”) has issued guidance on the State’s recently enacted COVID-19 vaccine leave law, which went into effect on March 12, 2021. As we previously reported, the law requires employers to provide employees with […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

NannyChex Review: Is It the Right Payroll Solution for Your Business?

March 26, 2021

Via: Fit Small Business

NannyChex is an exclusive pay-as-you-go payroll and tax solution that caters to household employers. You get a dedicated payroll specialist who handles your account every time—they even set up your tax accounts. Overall, it’s priced higher than some nanny payroll […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

DOL Allows Certain Parts of Tip-Sharing Rule to Take Effect

March 25, 2021

Via: SHRM

Aprovision in a final rule that prohibits employers from taking any portion of workers’ gratuities will take effect on April 30, according to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). However, the department wants to change or delay other aspects of […]