April 7, 2020

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index Plunged in March
Abrupt Turn in Small Business Optimism Ends Historic Run
U.S. Department of Labor Publishes New OSHA Poster Aimed at Reducing Workplace Exposure to the Coronavirus
Covid-19 and Screening Employee Temperatures
Hiring During the Covid-19 Pandemic: What You Can Do
Employer Mistakes to Avoid During the Covid-19 Crisis
The Affordable Care Act: Determining Health Plan Eligibility After a Reduction of Hours or During a Leave of Absence
Employer-Funded, Tax-Free Disaster Relief Payments Available to Employees
Reducing Workweeks for Overtime Exempt Employees Does Not Necessarily Destroy the Exemption
Employees Aggrieved Out-of-State Cannot Sue Missouri-Based Employers Under the Missouri Human Rights Act
Arizona’s Industrial Commission Issues Guidance on Use of Paid Sick for Covid-19-Related Absences
March Job Posting Trends: The Economic Ripple Effect of Covid-19

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