Does “at-will employment” mean we can terminate without risk?

No, termination always comes with some risk, even when the employment is...

I am a private employer. Does the FFCRA apply to me if I have more than 500 employees? How do I count them?

No, if you are a private employer and employ more than 500 employees, the...

How Do I Make a Telecommuting Policy?

Although some employers will be comfortable sending everyone home with their...

I’m Concerned About the Cost of Unemployment as Well as How to Advise Employees About It. Any Help?

Remember that you don’t pay unemployment insurance (UI) claims directly....

How Are We Supposed to Pay for the Sick Leave and FMLA Leave Mandated by the Families First Coronavirus Response Act?

To take immediate advantage of the paid leave credits, businesses can retain...

What’s the Difference Between a Furlough and a Layoff?

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What’s the difference between a furlough and a layoff?

Can We Reduce Pay Because of an Economic Slowdown Due to COVID-19?

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Can we reduce pay because of an economic slowdown due to COVID-19?

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