DOL ISSUES PROPOSED FMLA REGULATIONS

John GarnerDMEC News

The Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) Wage and Hour Division (WHD) has released proposed regulations that would revise certain regulations regarding the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA), primarily … Read More

SEATTLE REQUIRES PAID SICK LEAVE

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The Seattle City Council has approved Council Bill 117216, requiring businesses in Seattle to provide paid leave to employees when they or their family members fall ill or victim to … Read More

Hawaii Recognizes Civil Unions

John GarnerDMEC News

Effective January 1, 2012, civil unions will be recognized in Hawaii.  The law states “Partners to a civil union lawfully entered into pursuant to this chapter shall have all the … Read More