On Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 4:00 p.m., BCGL will host a webinar titled “First Day of FFCRA: Update for Employers.” During the webinar, Angela Sanders, a member of BCGL’s Employment & Labor Law Department, will address new Department of Labor Guidance on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), employment-related provisions in the recently passed Coronavirus Aid, Response and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), and updated guidance on Governor Wolf’s Order directing non-essential businesses to close. Topics covered will include:
-Determining whether an employer exceeds FFCRA’s 500-employee threshold.
-Calculating paid sick time under FFCRA and substitution of paid leave.
-Employer recordkeeping requirements.
-Impact of business closures, layoffs and furlough on FFCRA sick leave benefits.
-FFCRA opt out for employers of health care providers and emergency responders.
-Small business exemption under FFCRA.
-Tax credits under FFCRA and CARES Act.
-Unemployment compensation benefits created under the CARES Act.
-New guidance on Pennsylvania’s closure order for non-essential businesses.
TO JOIN THE WEBINAR
Join us Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. at the following link: FFCRA Webinar
You can also dial in using your phone at the following toll free number: 1 866 899 4679
The access code for the webinar is 714-440-453
*There is a 250 person attendee limit for the webinar.