ABC Empire State Webinar Series
ABC Empire State working with our Professional Services Committee put on webinars for our members on various topics with the aims at educating you on the industry and various political issues. Construction is constantly changing, to be successful in this industry, you must stay on top of new regulations, technology, employment practices, finance, and legislation. ABC Empire State’s webinar series will keep you educated and updated on this ever-changing industry.
The PRO Act and It’s Negative Impact on Merit Shop Contractors
Date: Wednesday, October 7, 2020
Time: 3:00-4:00 PM EDT
Speakers: Maury Baskin, Littler; Jimmy Greene, ABC Michigan; Brett McMahon, Miller & Long Co.; Kristen Swearingen, ABC National
Moderator: Ben Brubeck, ABC National
Will passage of the ABC-opposed PRO Act put you out of business? Get the latest insights from ABC leaders and experts about the impact of negative legislation targeting employers and threatening employee freedom, privacy and choice in the workplace.
Federal DOL Changes COVID-19 Paid Family Leave: What You Need to Know to Understand the Impact on Your Business
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 14
Time: 1 p.m. EDT
Speaker: Maury Baskin, Littler Mendelson P.C.
On Aug. 3, an Obama-appointed federal judge in New York nullified key sections of the U.S. Department of Labor’s rules governing paid leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Following the court decision, on Sept. 11, the DOL revised its guidance that restricted paid leave during layoffs and furloughs, required employer consent to paid intermittent leave and required employees to provide documentation before taking leave. ABC General Counsel Maury Baskin will discuss how the revised FFCRA guidance impacts construction contractors and chapters.
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