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Aug 07, 2018

Reminder! Paid Sick Leave Coming to New Jersey on October 29, 2018

Earlier this year, we published a blog entry and a client alert about the New Jersey Earned Sick and Safe Days Act.  This new law, signed by Gov. Murphy on May 2, 2018, takes effect on October 29.  We have begun working with a number of our clients to assist them in reviewing their paid time off (“PTO”) policies to ensure compliance with the Sick Leave Act.  » Read More

Feb 05, 2016

That’s My Stapler: The Issues with Deducting Amounts from an Employee’s Paycheck

In the movie “Office Space,” the company has an employee, Milton, who has an unnatural obsession with the company’s red stapler.  In the movie (spoiler alert) Milton eventually burns the whole building down, but what if, instead of causing millions of dollars’ worth of damage and destruction, Milton just took the stapler home with him.  » Read More