New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault and the NJ Division on Civil Rights are hosting public hearings on Sept. 24 and Sept. 25 about sexual harassment in employment, housing, and places of public accommodation in New Jersey. The Sept. 24 public hearing will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hackensack Performing […]
Employment & Labor Law
Sometime next year, the federal regulations governing overtime are probably going to change. The U.S. Department of Labor has proposed a significant increase to the minimum salary you will have to pay an employee in order for them to qualify as an executive or administrative employee. The employee’s salary rate is the threshold consideration of […]
Preliminary June statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) finds that New Jersey’s unemployment rate has decreased to 3.5%.
The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development has issued the following proposed rules and regulations for public comment. Public Works Contract Registration Suspension and Revocation of Employer License for Non-Compliance with State Equal Pay Reporting by State Contractors for Qualifying Services and Public Works Please contact Michael Wallace – Vice President, Government Affairs, […]
On February 4, 2019, Governor Phil Murphy signed A-15, which sets New Jersey on a path to increase the minimum wage to $15 by 2024. The new law takes effect on July 1, 2019, but it’s not as straightforward as you may think. How much the minimum wage will rise and when depends, in part, […]