New Jersey’s Paid Sick Leave Law

New Jersey’s Paid Sick Leave Law

New Jersey has become the 10th state to adopt mandatory paid sick leave.  The law goes into effect on October 29, 2018 and provides up to 40 hours of paid sick leave per year to covered employees. The state sick leave law overrides all current municipal ordinances....
New Minimum Wage Rates Effective July 1, 2018

New Minimum Wage Rates Effective July 1, 2018

Several states and localities, including those in Illinois, Maryland, Washington, DC, California, Maine, Minnesota and Oregon will raise the minimum wage effective Sunday, July 1, 2018.   The updated hourly rates include: Chicago,  IL:  $12.00 Cook County, IL:  $11.00...