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IRS Issues Guidance on President’s Payroll Tax Deferral Executive Order
Monday, August 31, 2020
On Friday, August 28, the Internal Revenue Service issued Notice No. 2020-65, providing guidance on President Trump's Executive Order authorizing a payroll tax deferral for the period from September 1, 2020 to December 31,
How to Apply for an Additional 13 Weeks of Unemployment
Thursday, August 27, 2020
Many individuals may be nearing the end of their 26 weeks of unemployment benefits, which is typically how long an individual would be paid within a one-year period. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security
Oahu’s Stay at Home / Work From Home Order
Thursday, August 27, 2020
On August 26, Governor Ige approved Mayor Caldwell’s Emergency Order 2020-25, Second Stay at Home / Work From Home Order, which is effective 12:00 a.m. on August 27 through September 9. The Order requires individuals
9th Cir. Holds Surgeon is Independent Contractor
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held that a surgeon who provided on-call service in Castle Medical Center's emergency department could not bring an employment discrimination case because he was an independent contractor.
DOL Guidance for Nursing Mothers
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Because August is National Breastfeeding Month, the Department of Labor highlighted guidance for employers on the break time for nursing mothers provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act, including a fact sheet, FAQs, and a
EEOC Digest & National Origin Discrimination Article
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) announced the publication of the newest edition of the Digest of EEO Law, which includes summaries of note­worthy decisions issued by the EEOC as well as
HPU Virtual Workshop: Transitioning Your Business to Online
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Are you looking for ways to pivot and grow your business as customers’ needs change? Or have you wondered how eCommerce, or an online presence, could help you stay connected with your current customers and introduce
August 25 COVID-19 Resource Roundup Highlights
Tuesday, August 25, 2020

August 18 COVID-19 Resource Roundup

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Resources Updated for New Hawaii Laws

Have you updated your policies, procedures, and handbook provisions to reflect the new laws? HEC has updated various resources on its website.

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