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Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act

March 3, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Legislative Updates, New York City, Discrimination/Equal Employment Opportunity, Sexual Harassment

The New York City council recently introduced a package of 11 bills entitled the “Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act.”...Continue Reading →

Does Telecommuting Qualify as a Reasonable Accommodation under the ADA?

February 28, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Accommodation, Disability

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires that employers engage in an interactive process before the employer can grant or...Continue Reading →

New York City - New Accommodation Law Effective October 2018

February 23, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Legislative Updates, New York City, Accommodation, Disability, Religious

Recently, the New York City Council amended the New York City Human Rights Law (“NYCHRL”) to require New York City...Continue Reading →

Biometrics in the Workplace

February 17, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Legislative Updates, New York Labor Law, Technology and the Workplace

Many businesses now use biometrics in the workplace for purposes such as customer access, data security, and to track employee attendance....Continue Reading →

Flu Season in the Workplace

February 12, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Family Medical Leave

The 2018 flu season is one of the worst the U.S. has ever seen and unfortunately, it doesn’t appear to...Continue Reading →

EEO-1 Report Deadline: March 31, 2018

February 1, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Discrimination/Equal Employment Opportunity

As you may recall, the deadline to file the annual Form EEO-1 Report was recently revised from September 30, 2017...Continue Reading →

Deductible Business Mileage Rate Increase

January 9, 2018 Ali Law Group PC

The IRS has announced that as of January 1, 2018, the deductible business mileage rate increased by 1 cent per...Continue Reading →

Second Circuit Court of Appeals Rules That Hearst Interns Are Not Employees

January 8, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Wage and Hour

In the recent decision of Wang v. Hearst Corp., No. 16-3302 (2d Cir. 2017), the United States Second Circuit Court of...Continue Reading →

Cuomo Unveils Proposal for Elimination of Tip Credits

January 6, 2018 Ali Law Group PC New York, Wage and Hour

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced a proposal to direct the New York Department of Labor (NYDOL) to schedule public hearings to...Continue Reading →

E-Verify Records To Be Deleted

December 28, 2017 Ali Law Group PC Pre-hire and Hiring

As of March 1, 2018, E-Verify will be deleting transaction records that are over 10 years old which means employers...Continue Reading →

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