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Dec
15
2017
ASAP

Puerto Rico Department of the Treasury issues Q&As Clarifying Guidance on Qualified Payments Made for Hurricane María Disaster Assistance

The Puerto Rico Treasury has issued a Q&A document to help clarify its Administrative Determination granting temporary income tax exemption for certain hurricane-related disaster assistance payments.
  • Employment Taxes
  • International Employment Law

Dec
15
2017
ASAP

Brazil eSocial: Is Your Company Ready? January 8 is Just Around the Corner

If your company operates in Brazil and you have not heard of eSocial or have not taken any steps yet to get ready to use it, time is running out.
  • International Employment Law
  • Hiring, Performance Management and Termination
  • Policies, Procedures and Handbooks

Dec
13
2017
ASAP

DHS Announces Termination of Certain Countries' Temporary Protected Status Designation

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke recently announced several decisions regarding Temporary Protected Status for certain countries.
  • Global Mobility and Immigration

Dec
11
2017
ASAP

Employers Have until January 5, 2018 to Submit Comments on Proposed Regulation Implementing Puerto Rico’s Working Hours and Days Act

On December 6, 2017, the Puerto Rico Secretary of the Department of Labor and Human Resources published the proposed Regulation to Administer Act No. 379 of May 15, 1948, as amended, known as Puerto Rico’s Working Hours and Days Act.
  • Wage and Hour
  • International Employment Law
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice

Dec
8
2017
ASAP

U.S. Supreme Court Allows Travel Ban to Go into Full Effect

On December 4, 2017 the U.S. Supreme Court stayed the restraining orders against President Trump’s travel ban.
  • Global Mobility and Immigration

Dec
7
2017
ASAP

How Well Do Your Anti-Harassment Tools Work Overseas?

The 2017 tsunami of high-profile sex harassment allegations against politicians, entertainers and news reporters has employers rethinking their approach to eradicating workplace harassment.
  • International Employment Law
  • Discrimination and Harassment
  • Policies, Procedures and Handbooks

Dec
5
2017
ASAP

Temporary Furloughs May Trigger California WARN Act Notice Obligations

A California Court of Appeals has held that temporary furloughs trigger notice obligations under the California Workers Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (CA-WARN).
  • Business Restructuring
  • Policies, Procedures and Handbooks

Dec
5
2017
ASAP

DOL Issues Proposed Rule to Rescind 2011 Regulations that Impose Tip-Sharing Restrictions on Employers that Pay the Full Federal Minimum Wage to Employees

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has issued a proposed rule to rescind the Department’s position that employers must comply with tip-pooling requirements even when paying the full minimum wage.
  • Wage and Hour
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice
  • Workplace Policy Institute

Dec
5
2017
ASAP

Approved Senate Tax Bill Addresses Paid Leave, Sexual Harassment Settlement Nondisclosures

The Senate-approved tax legislation includes a tax credit to employers that provide their employees with paid family and medical leave, and a prohibition on business expense deductions for the cost of sexual harassment settlements subject to NDAs.
  • Leaves of Absence and Disability Accommodation
  • Discrimination and Harassment
  • Workplace Policy Institute

Dec
4
2017
ASAP

New NLRB GC Memorandum Signals Changes are Ahead

The National Labor Relations Board's new General Counsel, Peter Robb, has wasted no time in taking steps to chart a new direction for the Board.
  • Labor Management Relations
  • Workplace Policy Institute

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