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This 80-page document is your first stop for COVID-19-related information. It is updated biweekly and explains employer obligations under the new FFCRA and CARES ACT, as well as established employment laws like the ADA, FMLA, OSH Act, and FLSA; it also includes a roundup of COVID-19-related guidance from OSHA, the EEOC, and DOL. Other topics include telecommuting programs, cybersecurity, minimizing the risk of liability, implementing a mask mandate, employees who are unwilling to return to work, creating and implementing a vaccine policy and protocol, and employer obligations to employees who are experiencing COVID-19-related childcare issues like daycare and school closures.

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  • COVID-19 Addendum to State Termination Notices and Forms
  • 11 Steps your Organization Can Take to Help Limit its Exposure to, and Disruption by, the Coronavirus


  • Hiring Legally During the COVID-19 Pandemic


  • “Changes to Unemployment Compensation by State Due to COVID-19”
  • “Establish Better Norms to Succeed in the ‘New Normal’”
  • “States Enact, Amend and Clarify Paid Sick Leave Laws in Response to COVID-19”
  • “3 Benefits You’ll Need to Offer Post-Pandemic”