NYC Law Shows Paid Sick Leave Push Picking Up Steam

Law360, New York (March 20, 2014, 8:22 PM EDT) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio expanded paid sick leave obligations for employers in the Big Apple when he signed his first bill into law Thursday. The law — which takes effect April 1 — continues a surge in cities and states requiring paid sick time for workers and may fuel efforts to make paid sick leave a federal requirement.

While attorneys say the New York law — which, thanks to de Blasio, now applies to businesses with as few as five workers— poses vexing...
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