The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to increase spending for aid related to the coronavirus / COVID-19 crisis. This Legal Update provides information about the bill, which was passed by the House on March 14, 2020.Technical corrections to the bill were passed on March 16, 2020.
The Department of Labor has released updated versions of its model COBRA General Notice and model COBRA Election Notice, both with an expiration date of Jan. 31, 2023. This Legal Update video explains further.
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has issued Q&As on COVID-19 (or other public health emergencies) and the federal Family and Medical Leave Act. This Compliance Bulletin contains the DOL’s Q&As.