News & Events – Labor & Employment

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.
Attorney Gary Karnedy Receives ILR Certificate from Cornell University

Attorney Gary Karnedy Receives ILR Certificate from Cornell University

Apr 16, 2019
Congratulations to Gary Karnedy, Esq. for successfully earning the Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations (IRL) Certificate in Labor Relations - Advanced Collective Bargaining Studies.
Upcoming Event: Vermont Laws for Healthy & Inclusive Workplaces

Upcoming Event: Vermont Laws for Healthy & Inclusive Workplaces

Feb 04, 2019
On March 21, 2019 Alexandra Clauss will be conducting a workshop alongside attorneys Heather Wright and Ben Traverse as part of the 2019 Worksite Wellness Conference at the DoubleTree Hotel in South Burlington, VT.
Workplace Harassment Seminar

Workplace Harassment Seminar

Dec 10, 2018
Over the past year, sexual harassment has commanded the headlines across the country. Join us for a workplace harassment seminar presented by Alexandra Clauss, Esq.
Alexandra Clauss to Speak at VHRA Annual Meeting

Alexandra Clauss to Speak at VHRA Annual Meeting

Nov 09, 2018
The past legislative session included some new employment laws, and recent federal regulatory shifts meaning big changes for Vermont workplaces.