Covid-19 Bulletins

The Coronavirus disease pandemic has resulted in unprecedented change throughout the country, including new federal legislation with which employers need to comply.  As the situation continues to evolve, it can be difficult to stay on top of the latest developments. Our attorney-reviewed  COVID-19 resources can help make it easier to understand compliance obligations as they occur.

 

June 23, 2020:

Supreme Court Rules Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Discrimination Violates Title VII

June 22, 2020:

NEW - EEOC Issues Guidance on Agency-Led Charges and Investigations

June 18, 2020:

States Update Leave Rules in Response to Coronavirus-6.10.20

June 17, 2020:

HR Insights - Fostering Inclusivity in a Post-coronavirus Workplace

June 16, 2020:

New EEOC Updates Employer Guidance on Coronavirus and the ADA

June 15, 2020:

PCORI Fees Due July 31, 2020

June 12, 2020:

OSHA FAQs - Face Masks and Respirators in the Workplace

June 11, 2020:

Post-coronavirus Office Checklist

June 10, 2020:

PCORI Fee Amount Adjusted for 2020

June 9, 2020:

HR Insights - Fostering Inclusivity in a Post-coronavirus Workplace

June 8, 2020:

Reference-based Pricing and COVID-19

June 5, 2020:

Congress Passes Bill Amending Paycheck Protection Program

June 3, 2020:

Updating Health Plans for COVID 19 Changes

June 2, 2020:

COVID19 Social MediaToolkit ENGLISH

June 1, 2020:

Common Employment Practices Claims Arising Out of COVID

May 29, 2020:

Chart - Reopening Workplaces During COVID-19

May 28, 2020:

States Update Leave Rules in Response to Coronavirus-5.27.20

May 28, 2020:

Accommodating At-risk Employees Amid COVID-19

May 27, 2020:

In the Know - What to Do After Receiving a PPP Loan

May 26, 2020:

Welcome Back to Work Template - Employee Packet-1

May 22, 2020:

Chronic Conditions and COVID-19 Pandemic

May 21, 2020:

HSA HDHP Limits Increase for 2021

May 20, 2020:

HR Insights - Business Travel After COVID-19

May 19, 2020:

EEOC Delays EEO-1, EEO-3 and EEO-5 Reports Until 2021

May 18, 2020:

New COVID-19 Guidance for Section 125 Mid-year Election Change Rules

May 15, 2020:

In the Know - PPP Guidance for Employees Refusing to Return to Work

May 14, 2020:

IRS Provides More Options for Unused Funds in Health FSAs and DCAPs

May 11, 2020:

What the Coronavirus Could Mean for Health Care Costs

May 8, 2020:

EEOC Update Employer Guidance on Coronavirus and the ADA

May 7, 2020:

Dependent Care Benefits and COVID 19 Outbreak

May 6, 2020:

Wearing Facial Coverings or Masks in the Workplace During COVID-19

May 5, 2020:

COVID-19 Relief Extends Certain Employee Benefit Plan Deadlines

May 4, 2020:

Federal Agencies Issue COVID 19 Relief for Employee Benefit Plans

May 1, 2020:

DOL Now Fully Enforcing FFCRA Paid Leave Rules for Coronavirus

April 30, 2020:

NY Sues Trump Administration Over FFCRA Paid Leave Regulations-4

April 29, 2020:

Return to Work Plans Following the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 28, 2020:

CDC GUIDANCE FOR DISCONTINUING HOME ISOLATION AND DEALING WITH AN EXPOSURE TO COVID-19

April 27, 2020:

Congress Passes $484 Billion Coronavirus Relief Package

April 24, 2020:

EEOC Updates Employer Guidance on Coronavirus and the ADA

April 23, 2020:

HRA Eligible Expenses Expanded

April 22, 2020:

Staying Safe While Running Essential Errands During the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 21, 2020:

Reopening a Business After the Coronavirus Shutdown

April 20, 2020:

CDC Guidance for Employees Following a COVID-19 Diagnosis or Exposure

April 17, 2020:

Agency FAQs on Coronavirus Related Changes for Health Plans

April 17, 2020:

IRS Extends Deadline for Forms 5500 Due Before July 1 2020

April 16, 2020:

New York's Stay-at-Home Order Extended Through May 15

April 15, 2020:

CARES Act Makes Changes for Retirement Plans

April 14, 2020:

Updating Health Plans for Coronavirus Changes

April 13, 2020:

Unemployment Benefits for Coronavirus under the CARES Act

April 9, 2020:

Treasury Secretary Says More Funding Coming for Small Businesses

April 8, 2020:

DOL FFCRA Regulations

April 7, 2020:

DOL Clarifies Exemptions to Coronavirus Paid Leave Laws

April 6, 2020:

The Look-back Measurement Method and COVID-19

April 3, 2020:

Families First Coronavirus Response Act Requires Paid Employee Leave

April 2, 2020:

FAQs on Essential Health Benefit Coverage and Coronavirus

March 31, 2020:

IRS Issues Guidance on Tax Credits for Coronavirus (COVID-19) Paid Leave

March 30, 2020:

In The Know - Understanding the Historic $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

March 27, 2020:

$2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Bill Signed Into Law