New York’s New Job Protected Paid Leave Law – When Does It Apply and How Does It Tie Together with the Federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act?

On March 18, 2020, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law Senate Bill 8091 (the Act), which guarantees certain leave, benefits and job protections to employees affected by COVID-19, effective immediately. The law affects employment laws regarding sick leave; disability benefits and paid family leave; and job protections.

To read the full text of this Duane Morris Alert summarizing and explaining the changes to the law, please visit the  firm website.