Tag Archives: Bereavement Leave

Add One to the List: New York Prepares to Expand Paid Family Leave

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New York employers should prepare to make changes to their family leave policies. During an August 29, 2018, debate, Gov. Andrew Cuomo indicated that he may soon sign into law a bill passed by the State Legislature on June 20, 2018, that adds bereavement leave to the list of qualified reasons to take job-protected, paid … Continue reading this entry

Funeral Leaves Are Not Always What They May Seem

We often counsel employers to be wary of employment law considerations in situations that may not seem obvious at first glance.  For example, prohibiting employees from using certain language on social media sites has proven to be a problem, even for non-union employers. Employers also thought they were on firm ground by refusing to hire … Continue reading this entry