Considering the current global situation, there is no surprise that many people are in debt today. There are also the issues of paying off these
Unlike the rest of the countries’ federal minimum wage, New York State introduced a statewide $15 per hour minimum wage plan. The state had plans
Many factors come into play in the earnings conversation, the more prominent ones being location, industry, and the employer. There are state laws that define
As opposed to the federal minimum wage, which amounts to $7.25 per hour, New York State had higher goals. Namely, New York State introduced legislation
The labor laws within the United States can get a bit confusing. There are federal laws, defined by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Fair Labor
If you live in New York City or are a frequent visitor, you might have seen the We Fight for Every Worker in NYC campaign.
The primary purpose of the New York Labor Law is to manage the relationship between workers and employees. Essentially, they define the duties and rights
The New Year brought some welcome change for New Yorkers with continuing increases to the minimum wage plus new paid leave benefits for caregivers who need time off to help loved ones.
New York’s labor laws provide employees with numerous basic workplace protections, including minimum wage
Under the New York Domestic Workers Bill of Rights, individuals are considered domestic workers if they work in another person’s home to care for children or an elderly person, to keep house (cooking and/or cleaning) or perform any other domestic jobs, such as gardening or making repairs.
Recent legislation introduced in Congress could accelerate the decline of unions across the United States. H.R. 785, a bill introduced by Reps. Steve King (R-Iowa)
In September 2016, the New York Department of Labor (NYDOL) published a new rule outlining requirements for using direct deposit consent forms and payment via payroll debit card.