As if businesses in Illinois don’t have enough concerns, the General Assembly has introduced bills mandating a minimum of five (5) paid sick days per year for Illinois workers. 62 more words
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Updated October 4 to note rejection of Albuquerque Healthy Workforce Ordinance.
As we start the last quarter of 2017, the vast and complicated patchwork of PSL laws consists of more than 40 laws: 8 state laws, the District of Columbia, 2 county laws and about 30 municipal or other political subdivision laws. 888 more words
The New Mexico Supreme Court has removed the remaining potential obstacle to an October 3 vote in Albuquerque on the Healthy Workforce Ordinance (HWO). The Supreme Court last Friday denied the “emergency” petition filed by a cadre of business interests, asking the Court to review a decision rejecting their arguments that the HWO was unconstitutional. 156 more words
Posters hung in public places by fast food employees protesting their lack of sick days demonstrated “such detrimental disloyalty as to provide ‘cause’” for their discharge, a federal appeals court sitting en banc held recently. 284 more words