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DOL ISSUES NEW RULE GOVERNING LEAVE UNDER THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT

Eric J. Uhl / April 6, 2020 The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued its new rule under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) regarding the new emergency paid [...]

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WHAT EMPLOYERS NEED TO KNOW: THE EMERGENCY PAID LEAVE REQUIREMENTS UNDER THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT

Eric J. Uhl / March 21, 2020 On March 18, 2020, the President signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”). The FFCRA goes into effect 15 days after passage, [...]

By |2020-04-06T13:49:34+00:00March 23rd, 2020|COVID, Legal Insights|Comments Off on WHAT EMPLOYERS NEED TO KNOW: THE EMERGENCY PAID LEAVE REQUIREMENTS UNDER THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT

COVID-19 UPDATE:  CONSIDERATIONS FOR EMPLOYERS

By: Eric J. Uhl As employers, it’s important to provide your employees with accurate and updated information regarding the virus identified as the “coronavirus disease 2019,” abbreviated as “COVID-19,” to [...]

By |2020-04-06T13:53:35+00:00March 12th, 2020|COVID, Legal Insights|Comments Off on COVID-19 UPDATE:  CONSIDERATIONS FOR EMPLOYERS

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR ISSUES FINAL RULE ON THE MINIMUM SALARY REQUIREMENT FOR EXEMPT EMPLOYEES—MAINE MINIMUM LEVEL WILL BE HIGHER

By Eric J. Uhl / September 25, 2019 In March 2019, I wrote about the U.S. Department of Labor’s proposed revisions to the minimum salary requirements for the so-called “white [...]

By |2020-03-30T16:49:59+00:00September 26th, 2019|Legal Insights|Comments Off on U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR ISSUES FINAL RULE ON THE MINIMUM SALARY REQUIREMENT FOR EXEMPT EMPLOYEES—MAINE MINIMUM LEVEL WILL BE HIGHER

Portland and South Portland Seeking to Enforce Short Term Rental Ordinances

By: David P. Ginzer / July 31, 2019 Portland area cities and towns have passed, or are considering, ordinances aimed at reducing the availability of short term rentals through sites [...]

By |2019-09-04T19:38:48+00:00July 31st, 2019|Legal Insights|Comments Off on Portland and South Portland Seeking to Enforce Short Term Rental Ordinances