Tag: disability leave


New Jersey Clarifies, Further Expands Leave and Temporary DB During Epidemics

May 4, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Last month, Governor Phil Murphy signed S2374 into law, which further amends and clarifies the March 25 expansions to the New Jersey Family Leave Act (NJFLA) and the New Jersey Temporary Disability Benefits Law (TDL). It also creates new reasons […]

Workplace wellness

Shrinking the Talent Gap: Supporting Your Biggest Asset

October 8, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Shrinking the Talent Gap: Supporting Your Biggest AssetThese days, you can’t open a newspaper or read an article online without hearing about the current talent shortage. In 2017, the unemployment rate hit a 17-year low of 4.1% in the fourth […]

Research, Software

Is Sexual Orientation Protected by Federal Law?

April 3, 2018

Via: HR Hero

The U.S. 1st Circuit Court of Appeals—which covers Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island—recently upheld a six-figure jury award for a firefighter’s “sex-plus” discrimination claim, ruling that federal antidiscrimination law extends protections to gay and lesbian workers in cases […]