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  • Paid Time Off for Employees to Vote 2020
    October 29, 2020 Bold Commerce

    Paid Time Off for Employees to Vote 2020

    Election day is Tuesday, November 3rd. Several states have voting laws in place that give employees paid time off to vote. These laws that are in place differ concerning how much time off employees get, giving their employers notice, scheduling, whether...

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  • Colorado Approves the "Healthy Families and Workplace Act"
    July 30, 2020 Bold Commerce Collaborator

    Colorado Approves the "Healthy Families and Workplace Act"

    On June 15, 2020, the Colorado Legislation passed SB20-205, “The Healthy Families and Workplace Act,” that provides Colorado employees paid sick leave for various circumstances. The Act provides two phased expansions: On and after the effective date (when the bill...

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  • HB 2341: Oregon Accommodations for Pregnancy Related Conditions
    April 21, 2020 Bold Commerce Collaborator

    HB 2341: Oregon Accommodations for Pregnancy Related Conditions

    HB 2341: The Oregon Legislature recently passed House Bill 2341 (2019) which provides additional employee protections related to pregnancy, childbirth or a related medical condition, including lactation.1 The law becomes effective January 1, 2020. Existing state law has long prohibited employers...

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  • AB 51: Restrictions on Applicant/Employee Waiver of Rights
    April 9, 2020 Bold Commerce Collaborator

    AB 51: Restrictions on Applicant/Employee Waiver of Rights

    AB 51 : Existing law imposes various restrictions on employers with respect to contracts and applications for employment. A violation of those restrictions is a misdemeanor. Existing law creates the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, which is under the direction of...

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  • The Coronavirus Outbreak and Workplace Guidelines and Precautions
    April 6, 2020 Bold Commerce Collaborator

    The Coronavirus Outbreak and Workplace Guidelines and Precautions

    The coronavirus (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that causes symptoms ranging from fever, cough, and shortness of breath to pneumonia, kidney failure, and death. Symptoms may appear between 2 and 14 days after exposure, although some infected individuals may be asymptomatic....

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