Legal and Practical Considerations in Offering a Vaccine Incentive Program

May 25, 2021

There are a few legal – and practical – things to consider as you think about how to increase vaccine participation among employees.

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An Update on the American Rescue Plan Act

May 25, 2021

Here’s the latest information for employers about how the federal program affects COBRA premiums, unemployment benefits, and tax credits. Also, a new round of PPP loans is included.

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Paid Sick and Family Leave in the American Rescue Plan Act

May 25, 2021

The federal aid package includes some new rules and a wide range of incentives for employers.

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January 2021 Your Business & the Law: A Labor & Employment Newsletter

January 22, 2021

The New Year brings new updates, as well as new issues for employers to be aware of. This month's labor and employment news covers CARES Act updates, what you need to know about requiring employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine, and free speech in the workplace.

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FFCRA and Unemployment Updates

October 7, 2020

Changes to employment legislation continue as the COVID-19 pandemic lingers on. The employment group at Burch, Porter & Johnson is here to help clients answer questions and address needs during these trying times.

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Unemployment and PPP Updates

May 18, 2020

Getting back to business is not so easy and, despite guidance and clarifications, there are still many obstacles to work through.

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Unemployment and FFCRA Questions and Answers

April 16, 2020

There are still many questions in regards to the recent CARES Act and FFCRA. The employment group at BPJ is working to clarify federal guidance for employers and many others.  

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CARES Act Updates

April 8, 2020

Many businesses have faced challenges with interpreting Federal legislation related to COVID-19. Recent guidance has been issued to help alleviate confusion and provide clarity for businesses. Unemployment, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, and Paycheck Protection Program loans are some of the areas addressed.

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Coronavirus Update: Federal CARES Act

March 30, 2020

After a tense week of difficult negotiations, Congress passed, and the President signed into law, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”) on Friday, March 27, 2020.

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March 2020 Your Business & the Law: A Labor & Employment Newsletter

March 25, 2020

COVID-19 has affected most every aspect of everyday business. This month's newsletter addresses how to manage the many employment law changes we are facing.

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