UPDATE: USDOL Issues New Federal Unemployment Guidance

On April 27, 2020, the United States Department of Labor (“U.S. DOL”) issued additional guidance about federal unemployment benefits under the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program.   The PUA provides unemployment assistance to workers typically excluded from regular state unemployment…

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Virginia Bans Non-Competes for Low-Wage Employees

Earlier this month, Virginia enacted new legislation concerning non-competes for low-wage employees. On April 9, 2020, SB 480 was signed into law by Virginia’s Governor, Ralph Northam, and it restricts the use of non-competes for low-wage employees.  The new law…

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