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Company E-Mail Policies: Confidential or Not?

July 28, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Privacy, Handbooks

In general, courts have taken the position that where a company has issued a policy indicating that private use of...Continue Reading →

New York City Council Proposes Bill Which Would Allow Employees to Disconnect From Electronic Communications During Non-Work Hours

July 15, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Legislative Updates, New York City, Handbooks

The New York City Council has proposed a bill which would amend the New York City charter and the administrative...Continue Reading →

New York Appellate Court Holds that Courier for a Gig Economy Business is an Independent Contractor

July 15, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Independent Contractors

On June 22, 2018, the New York Supreme Court Appellate Division, Third Department, found that a courier who performed delivery...Continue Reading →

New York State Division of Human Rights To Investigate Pregnancy Discrimination Claims Against Several Major Companies

July 10, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Discrimination/Equal Employment Opportunity, Gender

On June 27, 2018, New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that he would be directing the New York...Continue Reading →

IRS Releases Early 2019 Draft Form W-4

July 10, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Legislative Updates, Federal

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released an early draft of the 2019 Form W-4, Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate, and...Continue Reading →

New York State Legislature Passes Bill to Add Bereavement to Paid Family Leave

July 10, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Legislative Updates, New York, Leaves of Absence, Family Medical Leave, Other leaves

On June 20, 2018, the New York State Assembly and Senate passed a bill which proposes to amend the New...Continue Reading →

New York State Wage and Hour Update: New Bills Proposed

June 12, 2018 Ali Law Group PC New York, Wage and Hour, New York Labor Law

Recently, there have been several bills proposed in New York State which pertain to the wage and hour laws in...Continue Reading →

ICE Immigration Raid at Ohio Landscaping Company

June 8, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Pre-hire and Hiring, Immigration (IRCA)

On June 5, 2018, more than 100 workers at an Ohio gardening and landscaping company were arrested when U.S. Immigration...Continue Reading →

USCIS Policy Change on Accrual of Unlawful Presence for Nonimmigrant Students and Exchange Visitors

June 2, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Immigration (IRCA)

On May 10, 2018, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a Policy Memorandum which provides guidance and...Continue Reading →

OSHA Proposes to Amend Electronic Recordkeeping Requirement

June 1, 2018 Ali Law Group PC Safety/Workplace Injuries, OSHA

OSHA has proposed to amend its recordkeeping regulation which could limit how much injury and illness information employers must submit...Continue Reading →

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