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2020 Coronavirus Next Steps Survey
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
A few weeks ago, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) has reached pandemic levels. The WHO defines a pandemic as an “epidemic that is occurring worldwide, or
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (“CARES”) Act & Other News
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Hawaii Employers Council continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and provide employers with resources to assist with their response to the novel issues raised. These resources are listed on HEC’s Coronavirus
What Employers Need to Know About Unemployment Insurance
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Many businesses are facing the difficult situation of having to cut employees’ hours, lay them off, or maybe even close entirely. This article provides you with basic information on applying for unemployment insurance
DLIR to Pay Employers up to $100,000 for New Employees
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
The Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (“DLIR”) announced a new program, Reducing Unemployment Disruption & Driving Economic Regeneration (“RUDDER”). RUDDER seeks to encourage the
COVID-19 News and Resources
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Hawaii Employers Council continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and provide employers with resources to assist with their response to the novel issues raised. These resources are listed on HEC’s Coronavirus
HEC Welcomes Emily Marr
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Hawaii Employers Council is pleased to welcome Emily Marr, who started working as Assistant General Counsel on January 2. Emily recently shared tips on remote work policies in the March 17 edition of Pacific Business News.
EEOC Releases New COVID-19 Guidance
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
On March 19, 2020, the EEOC provided updated guidance for employers regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) and the Rehabilitation Act in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Below are some highlights of
New FAQs Issued for ACA
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
To help people understand the Affordable Care Act and benefit from it, the Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Labor, and the Treasury jointly prepared answers to various frequently asked questions from
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