Tag: legislature

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Illinois legislature passes Paid Leave for All Workers Act

February 3, 2023

Via: JD Supra

On January 10, 2023, the Illinois legislature passed SB 208, also known as the Paid Leave for All Workers Act, a bill that provides paid leave to virtually all Illinois employees. Governor J.B. Pritzker is expected to sign the bill […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Texas Legislative Update for Employers

September 15, 2021


Over its regular and two special sessions, the Texas Legislature has passed several bills that are or soon will be in effect and will impact employers’ workplace policies and procedures. Additional special legislative sessions yet may be held and, with […]

Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

South Carolina Governor Signs COVID-19 Liability Immunity Act Into Law

May 5, 2021

Via: National Law Review

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster has signed the “South Carolina COVID-19 Liability Immunity Act” into law, providing legal immunity to certain businesses that reasonably adhere to public health guidance in effect at the time an applicable COVID-19-related claim arises. Entities […]

Know Your Rights

California sues Trump over omitting undocumented immigrants from census apportionment count

July 31, 2020

Via: Jurist

California has sued US President Donald Trump over his order prohibiting undocumented immigrants from being included in Census apportionment counts. The complaint, filed Tuesday, argues that Trump’s order disturbs and undermines the historical precedent of the US counting “all of […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Wisconsin judge temporarily strikes down laws limiting governor’s power

March 22, 2019

Via: Jurist

A Wisconsin state judge granted a temporary injunction on Thursday to laws passed during a special session of the legislature last December that sought to limit powers of the state’s incoming governor. State Circuit Court Judge Richard Niess issued the […]