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New York provides employees with additional hour of paid time off to vote

Though the business community might not have had a vote in it, New York legislators have amended the State’s election laws to provide employees with an additional hour of paid time off to vote on election days. Until recently, New York law required employers to provide workers with up to two hours of paid time … Continue Reading

New York State Requires Written Notice of Wages At Hire and To Current Employees Every February 1

In accordance with New York’s Wage Theft Prevention Act (WTPA), which took effect on April 9, 2011, employers are required to give written notice of wage rates to New York employees: upon hire to new employees, and by February 1st of each year to all employees The notice must include: Rate or rates of pay, … Continue Reading