Yesterday, Gov. Cuomo provided a COVID update that recommended all New Yorkers, even those who are vaccinated, where masks in public. This echoes a recommendation from the Center for Disease Control (CDC). The Governor mentioned multiple times that he no longer has the authority to issue a mask mandate and that any such rule would have to come from individual municipalities rather than the State. To this point no municipality has taken steps that would require masks to be worn at all times in public.
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...