Joining COVID restrictions for restaurants in the NYC and So. CAL. markets, Hawaii has announced the return of 50% capacity for bars and eating establishments effective immediately. Philadelphia has announced the return of mask mandate. And other markets have stated that they are reviewing action / possible restrictions in the coming days and weeks as the DELTA variant continues to be in the news… the effect these new / returning restrictions will have on the industry pose a real risk specifically to the food service segment that has already seen 90,000+ establishments close since the start of the pandemic according to the National Restaurant Association.
Min. Wage Increase December 22, 2021
NY State Minimum Wage is increasing on Dec. 31, 2021.
PTO Counts Towards Sick Leave December 21, 2021
Paid Time Off counts towards your sick leave obligation.
NY State Paid Sick Leave December 21, 2021
With Covid on the rise, we want to make sure you are informed and prepared of the NY State labor law that went into effect on Sept. ...
NYS DOL – HERO ACT November 22, 2021
NYSRA spoke with Legal Counsel at the NYS Dept. of Labor about the HERO Act. They clarified that the new model policy for food servi...
IT’S PUMPKIN TIME! November 21, 2021
Pumpkin flavor is popular during the fall; over 60% of Americans say they have at least one pumpkin product a week! Add some other p...