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New Jersey Governor Signs New Minimum Wage Law

By on March 13, 2019 in Legal Alerts with 0 Comments

One of Governor Murphy’s key electoral platforms during his gubernatorial campaign was his goal to increase New Jersey’s minimum wage.  That electoral promise became a reality just a few short weeks ago. On February 4, 2019, Governor Murphy officially signed into law the New Jersey Minimum Wage Bill. The law will ultimately increase the minimum […]

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Preparing for New Jersey’s Earned Sick Leave Law

By on June 8, 2018 in Legal Alerts with 0 Comments

On October 29, 2018 New Jersey’s Earned Sick Leave Act will go into effect.  This new law will impact almost every employer with workers in New Jersey and businesses should begin preparing now to ensure your policies and practices are compliant with the law. Covered Businesses and Employees The coverage of the law  is broad.  It […]

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New Jersey Equal Pay Act Takes Effect July 1, 2018

By on May 2, 2018 in Legal Alerts with 2 Comments

If you are a New Jersey employer and you have never heard of the Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act (“Equal Pay Act”), pay close attention. At the end of March 2018, the New Jersey Legislature sent the Equal Pay Act to the Governor of New Jersey, Phil Murphy, for his signature.  Governor Murphy signed the […]

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Legal Alert: New Form I-9

By on August 30, 2017 in Legal Alerts with 0 Comments

Employers– get ready! The deadline as to when the new Form I-9 must be used is quickly approaching.  In case you are not aware, employers are required to use the Form I-9 to verify the identity and employment authorization of people hired for employment in the United States.  In July 2017, the US Citizenship and […]

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