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Employment Laws According to Number of Employees

Posted by on May 5, 2017 at 3:02 pm

Employment Laws According to Number of Employees 05-05-17 ALL Employees- regardless of number of employees   FICA– Federal Insurance Contributions Act- 1935.  This Act established a federal payroll tax to be paid equally by employers and employees.  The payroll tax  was intended to fund Social Security and Medicare Social Security- 6.2% of wages, up to […]

Federal Court Injunction on Proposed Overtime Rules

Posted by on January 15, 2017 at 1:25 pm

HR Bulletin   Updated December 1, 2016   A federal judge in Texas  issued an injunction late this afternoon that blocks the implementation of the Department of Labor’s new federal overtime rules.  “A preliminary injunction preserves the status quo while the court determines the department’s authority to make the final rule as well as the final […]

Happy Employees in an Unhappy Economy

Posted by on April 2, 2011 at 10:40 am

Is it over?  Or has it just taken a nap, and ready to re-appear?  This recession has been difficult on many of us.  We all know a friend or relative who has lost their job.  Many of us have had to make difficult decisions to terminate the employment of people we care about.  Depending on […]