LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ (September 20, 2018) — Despite the high-profile #metoo movement that launched following claims against prominent celebrities and politicians this past year, sexual harassment incidents in the workplace have stayed about the same in New Jersey, according to a recent Fairleigh Dickenson University Poll commissioned by Taft Communications and the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA). […]
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Days after President Donald Trump removed 1,700 products from U.S. tariffs by signing the “Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Act of 2018,” he ordered new ones on roughly $200 billion in Chinese imports. The duties will be 10 percent beginning Sept. 24, then rise to 25 percent at the beginning of next year. The president signed the […]
Steve Adubato and Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver discuss the top budget priorities and how the Murphy administration plans to fix the two top issues facing NJ: affordability and economic growth.
The NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development (LWD) has released proposed regulations implementing the paid sick leave law, which takes effect on Oct. 29. Employers have been waiting for clarification on a number of issues. While NJBIA has not had a chance to fully analyze the regulations, here are a couple of highlights. See […]
NJBIA President and CEO Michele N. Siekerka Esq. issued the following statement in response to Governor Murphy’s announcement today of a health care benefits agreement with labor groups that will save state and local government $496 million. “NJBIA commends the Murphy administration for making a strong move in the right direction to address New Jersey’s […]