Blog Posts from Labor & Employment

Updated OSHA COVID-19 Protocols

Updated OSHA COVID-19 Protocols

Mar 08, 2021
The Secretary of Labor has reviewed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) enforcement efforts to improve the agency’s practices. As a result of this order, on January 29, 2021, OSHA issued updated COVID-19 protocol.
Employment Law Considerations for Startups and Growing Business

Employment Law Considerations for Startups and Growing Business

Feb 24, 2021
Join Alexandra Clauss for a workshop with the Centers for Women in Enterprise VT to explore the numerous employment laws and human resources considerations relevant to startups and growing businesses.
Welcome Associate Attorneys Sarah Butson and Mary Elizabeth Platt

Welcome Associate Attorneys Sarah Butson and Mary Elizabeth Platt

Feb 12, 2021
We are expanding our employment law and healthcare practices with two new associates, Sarah Butson and Mary Elizabeth Platt. Mary Beth and Sarah will work with their teams at our Burlington, Vermont office.
What HR Professionals Need to Know About Developing A COVID-19 Vaccine Policy

What HR Professionals Need to Know About Developing A COVID-19 Vaccine Policy

Jan 21, 2021
On Thursday, January 28th, the Green Mountain Human Resources Association will host a webinar with employment attorney Alexandra Clauss.
FFCRA Update: Aspects of the Final Rule Vacated by Federal Court

FFCRA Update: Aspects of the Final Rule Vacated by Federal Court

Sep 22, 2020
On September 11, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division issued revisions to regulations that implemented the paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave provisions of the FFCRA.
WATCH: FFCRA Update & FAQs

WATCH: FFCRA Update & FAQs

Aug 28, 2020
On Wednesday, August 26, 2020, attorney Alexandra Clauss connected with Austin Davis of the Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce to discuss the recently vacated provisions of the U.S. Department of Labor’s FFCRA.
Webinar: FFCRA Update & FAQs

Webinar: FFCRA Update & FAQs

Aug 24, 2020
Join the Lake Champlain Chamber and employment attorney Alexandra Clauss for a conversation around the decisions and other FFCRA FAQs.
CWEVT Community Classroom: Employee Handbooks 101

CWEVT Community Classroom: Employee Handbooks 101

May 05, 2020
Coming up on May 21, Attorney Alexandra Clauss will be offering a course titled, Employee Handbooks 101. In this training you'll learn tips and tricks to starting or improving your employee handbook.
Vermont COVID-19 Employee Training Requirement

Vermont COVID-19 Employee Training Requirement

May 01, 2020
On Monday, April 27, VOSHA and the Vermont Department of Health released a required training and form certification.
Coronoavirus Update for Vermont Employers & HR Professionals:  Answers to 7 FAQs

Coronoavirus Update for Vermont Employers & HR Professionals: Answers to 7 FAQs

Mar 14, 2020
Today, many employers and human resources professionals are finding themselves in uncharted territory as the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has been declared a national emergency and continues to impact communities around the world.