Rehiring after COVID-19

Rehiring after COVID-19

As we continue through the COVID-19 crisis, we are seeing a light at the end of the tunnel.  Clearly, we are not out of the woods, but it seems very possible that by June 1st, many companies will be bringing people back to work. If your organization implemented a...
Employer-Sponsored Relief Fund

Employer-Sponsored Relief Fund

Although the federal and state governments are working diligently to provide needed financial assistance to those employees  impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, aid is either slow in being provided or not nearly sufficient enough. Employers looking for ways to further...
COBRA and COVID-19

COBRA and COVID-19

With businesses making difficult choices on how to handle their employees through this COVID-19 crisis, another issue which needs to be considered is continued health benefits. Although some business owners may wish to furlough their employees but continue to pay for...
CARES Act Stimulus and NJ

CARES Act Stimulus and NJ

As most of us know, President Trump on Friday signed into law the CARES Act (The ‘‘Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act’’). New Jersey will get an estimated $3.4 billion from a “state stabilization fund” and more to deal with the health and economic...
Conducting Background Checks

Conducting Background Checks

The Federal government is close to enacting a law to greatly limit the use of credit reporting when conducting background checks.   I would recommend that you read an article published on the SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) website to understand the...