2019 Healthfirst Plans

2019 Healthfirst Plans

2019 Healthfirst Plans Healthfirst has released affordable new 2019 plans for NY small businesses and not a moment too soon. With the recent exit of popular CareConnect of NY the market is starving for an affordable option. About HealthFirst Healthfirst had entered...
NYS Passes Sexual Harassment law

NYS Passes Sexual Harassment law

Employers, initially, should evaluate existing sexual harassment prevention policies and education regarding non-employees in the workforce, including independent contractors.
Employers should review existing sexual harassment policies and training programs for compliance with the Budget’s minimum standards, and revise them accordingly if necessary.
New York employers should review standard settlement and arbitration agreements in connection with sexual harassment complaints, and revise them in light of the Budget’s requirements.

2019 NYS Paid Family Leave Rate Increase

2019 NYS Paid Family Leave Rate Increase

2019 NYS Paid Family Leave Rate Increase The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) announced the updated Paid Family Leave premium rate and covered payroll limit for 2019. The NY DFS publishes a new employee contribution rate and wage cap each...