Category Archives: Law – Legal Service

Updates from NY state as of 3.2.21

The  following summary of updates was provided by the Empire State Development on 3.2.21 ICYMI: Updates to Reopening Beginning March 5th Movie Theaters Statewide May Reopen. See guidelines HERE. Billiard halls will be able to re-open statewide. See guidelines HERE. Beginning March 15th: Weddings and Catered Events Can Resume Statewide. See guidelines HERE NYS COVID-19 […]

J&G To Present NonProfit 102 Seminar

J&G To Present NonProfit 102 Seminar by Gary M. Schuster, Esq., Partner – Jacobowitz and Gubits LLP Jacobowitz & Gubits, LLP will be continuing its free series of seminars on nonprofit issues with NonProfit 102 to be held on March 26, 2019 at 6 p.m. at its office at 158 Orange Avenue, Walden. Partner Gary […]

Five Employment Law Trends to Lookout for in the Year 2019

Five 2019 Employment Law Trends to Lookout For - OCCC

Paid Family Leave In 2019, eligible employees in New York State will receive up to 10 weeks of Paid Family Leave and up to 55% of their average weekly wage (capped at 55% of the State’s average weekly wage) during their paid leave. The maximum benefit of 12 weeks off and 67% of average weekly wage will […]

Sexual Harassment Policy and Training Required by New York State

SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICY AND TRAINING REQUIRED BY NEW YORK STATE Pursuant to a new State statute that takes effect October 9, 2018, all employers are required to immediately establish a sexual harassment policy and provide the policy in writing to all employees in their primary language, and continue to provide employees such policy on a […]