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IRS Tax Credit Guidance – FFCRA Compliance

IRS Tax Credit Guidance – FFCRA Compliance

No Joke – The FFCRA Goes Into Effect Today The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”) passed by Congress and signed into law on March 18, 2020 goes into effect today. That means employers must immediately begin complying with the paid sick leave and...

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North Carolina Stay At Home Order

North Carolina Stay At Home Order

North Carolina will soon become the 27th state to require residents to stay at home to limit the spread of COVID-19. Governor Cooper’s stay at home order goes into effect at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 30, 2020 and will be in place for at least 30 days.

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U.S. DOL Message to Employers

U.S. DOL Message to Employers

If you’re an employer that hasn’t already started or made plans to comply with the paid leave entitlements of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”), you may not have as much time as you think.

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Mecklenburg County Stay In Place Order

Mecklenburg County Stay In Place Order

Violation Of Mecklenburg County Stay At Home Order a Class 2 Misdemeanor On Tuesday, March 24, 2020, Mecklenburg County issued a proclamation that requires all people living in the county to stay at home or their place of residence until April 16th. Mecklenburg County...

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Managing Your Workforce During A Pandemic

Managing Your Workforce During A Pandemic

What Employers Need to Know As the world navigates a public health emergency, employers must also navigate a rapidly changing business landscape which includes managing the fears and health of their employees. Employers must give thoughtful consideration to...

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Another Drastic Move After Switch In USSF Legal Team

Another Drastic Move After Switch In USSF Legal Team

Merely one day after United States Soccer Federation (“USSF”) President Carlos Cordeiro apologized for the sexist arguments used in the USSF’s summary judgment filings, Cordeiro announced his resignation from USSF. He stated, “The arguments and language contained in this week’s legal filing caused great offense and pain, especially to our extraordinary Women’s National Team players who deserve better. It was unacceptable and inexcusable.”

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USSF Changes Legal Team Prior To Trial

USSF Changes Legal Team Prior To Trial

In a surprise move, the United States Soccer Federation (“USSF”) has switched its legal team a little over a month before trial in their Equal Pay lawsuit. The ball pass is due to the resounding outcry from the public and USSF’s biggest sponsors related to USSF’s legal arguments that women players are not as skilled as the men players.

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