Cole Schotz P.C.



COVID-19 Webinar: What Employers Need To Know Now and Going Forward

April 23, 2020

Attorneys: Jamie P. Clare, Randi W. Kochman and Marissa A. Mastroianni

This webinar covered employment law topics affecting Tristate employers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our employment attorneys addressed the major issues employers are currently facing, as well as key considerations for the re-opening of the workplace as state restrictions are anticipated to be relaxed in the future, including:

-Employee layoffs/furloughs and the potential for WARN liability (including recent changes to the NJ WARN Act)
- Unemployment insurance provisions
- Reinstating employees and restoring pay cuts
- Workplace safety obligations
- Paid sick leave and expanded family leave provided under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
- Interplay of federal law with state paid sick time/quarantine leave laws and employer policies

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