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By: Jason Barnes

April 2nd, 2019

NY PFL: How to Determine Length of Leave in Overlapping Calendar Years

NY Paid Family Leave

We had a question come through yesterday from a client experiencing some confusion over tracking NY Paid Family Leave. I imagine its a common scenario, so chances are you will face something similar to this situation in the future. So take two minutes to get prepared. Here's the situation.

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By: John Dalmata

March 5th, 2019

NYS Call-In Pay Proposal Dropped for the Time Being

Compliance & Auditing | Employee Scheduling

While it is not out for good, the NYS Department of Labor has announced that it will no longer be proceeding with the call-in pay regulations initially proposed in November of 2017.

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By: Matt Ingold

March 4th, 2019

NYS Sexual Harassment: Do I have to Train 1099 Non-Employees?

NYS Sexual Harassment Training

Hey this is Matt from Benetech answering your common questions when it comes to NY State’s new Sexual Harassment Training. Today’s question:

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By: Matt Ingold

February 28th, 2019

NYS Sexual Harassment: What Does "Interactive" Training Mean?

NYS Sexual Harassment Training

Hey this is Matt from Benetech answering your common questions when it comes to NY State’s new Sexual Harassment Training. Today’s question:

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3 Most Common Mistake Employers Make When Offering Benefits

Mistakes are expensive, especially when building benefit plans.

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By: Matt Ingold

December 17th, 2018

ATTENTION EMPLOYERS: ACA Took a Severe Blow in the Courts, but What Does it Mean for 2019?

Healthcare Compliance

On December 14, 2018 a federal judge in Texas ruled that because the individual mandate (which penalized individuals for failing to have health insurance) would no longer be in effect in 2019, that the “entire Affordable Care Act (ACA) is invalid. They argued that the individual mandate would no longer be a valid tax since the penalty had been reduced to zero, and the entirety of the ACA was unconstitutional.  Does this mean that the Employer Mandate is going away in 2019?

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By: Matt Ingold

November 2nd, 2018

Big Update for NYS Contractors and Mandatory Sexual Harassment Training

NYS Sexual Harassment Training

NYS contractors, you can thank your associations and lobbyists. They just got a clarification in your favor for the state's new mandatory Sexual Harassment Training requirements.

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By: Matt Ingold

October 23rd, 2018

Four Employer Options for NYS Sexual Harassment Training

NYS Sexual Harassment Training

If you are a New York State employer looking for options for completing your mandatory annual sexual harassment training, and seeking a solution for the first time, getting started could be an overwhelming task. What are my options? How much will it cost? How much time will it take? What do I have to do to comply? In this short article, we'll provide a quick run-through of your options with cost considerations and pro-con evaluation for completing NYS sexual harassment training. From there, pick the one that suits your workforce best and get training!

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By: Matt Ingold

October 5th, 2018

NYS Releases Final Guidance for Model Sexual Harassment Policies and Training

Compliance & Auditing | HR

On October 1, 2018, the NYS DOL and NYS Division of Human Rights released final guidelines for employers to build compliant sexual harassment policies and training. While little has changed from draft regulations, there were two significant changes impacting employers.

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Mistakes are expensive, especially when building benefit plans.

We've outlined the 3 most common mistakes employers make when offering benefits in a quick ebook. Get your copy free when you subscribe to our blog.

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Mistakes are expensive, especially when building benefit plans.

We've outlined the 3 most common mistakes employers make when offering benefits in a quick ebook. Get your copy free when you subscribe to our blog.