How NYS Sick Leave Act Impacts and Compares to DBL/PFL 8Dec
2020

How NYS Sick Leave Act Impacts and Compares to DBL/PFL

New York State is providing a new paid leave benefit to its workers beginning on January 1st, 2021 – the NYS Sick Leave Act. But what is this new law? And when do you take sick leave versus New York’s...
COVID-19 Quarantine Benefits: Eligibility for Travel...

COVID-19 Quarantine Benefits: Eligibility for Travel...

4 November 2020
In light of the recent rise of COVID-19 cases, New York State has issued new guidelines for New York employees who travel out of the state, or out of the country.  It may impact the Paid Family Leave benefits...

In light of the recent rise of COVID-19 cases, New York State has issued new guidelines for New York employees who travel out of the state, or out of the country.  It may impact the Paid Family Leave benefits you may ordinarily receive if you are under a mandatory or precautionary order of quarantine.  Here is how you may be impacted…

COVID-19 Quarantine Benefits: How NY Travel Advisory Impacts

COVID-19 Quarantine Benefits: How NY Travel Advisory Impacts

14 July 2020

New York State has recently issued an Executive Order that impacts quarantine benefits under NY’s COVID-19 Emergency Paid Sick Leave. Here is how this new regulation may affect you…

New York State has recently issued an Executive Order that impacts quarantine benefits under NY’s COVID-19 Emergency Paid Sick Leave. Here is how this new regulation may affect you…

Important Information About Your DBL/PFL Insurance...

Important Information About Your DBL/PFL Insurance...

9 April 2020
A recent Executive Order issued by Governor Cuomo, together with recent amendments to the insurance and banking regulations (the “regulations”) issued by the New York State Department of Financial...

A recent Executive Order issued by Governor Cuomo, together with recent amendments to the insurance and banking regulations (the “regulations”) issued by the New York State Department of Financial Services (“Department”), extend grace periods and give you other rights...

Important Information About Your Life Insurance Policy Rights Concerning The COVID-19 Pandemic
9 April 2020

Important Information About Your Life Insurance Policy Rights Concerning The COVID-19 Pandemic

For Policyholders experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19

A recent Executive Order issued by Governor Cuomo, together with recent amendments to the insurance and banking regulations (the “regulations”) issued by the New York State Department of Financial Services (“Department”), extend grace periods and give you other rights...

COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave: How NY and Federal Benefits Coordinate
8 April 2020

COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave: How NY and Federal Benefits Coordinate

Now that we have turned the calendar over to April, when the Federal Law (“Families First Coronavirus Response Act”, short FFCRA) takes the primary role in providing benefits for those quarantined due to COVID-19, let’s see what that means for NY employees...

COVID-19 FAQs on NY’s Short-Term Disability and Paid Family Leave
1 April 2020

COVID-19 FAQs on NY’s Short-Term Disability and Paid Family Leave

Find out if, when, and how you may qualify to receive special emergency benefits through your NY statutory insurance (DBL/PFL)

Our DBL/PFL Experts respond to your most frequently asked questions about NY Emergency COVID-19 Sick Leave and how it relates to statutory insurance coverage in New York...

NY COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave: How to get an Order for Quarantine
31 March 2020

NY COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave: How to get an Order for Quarantine

An important update has come in from New York State on how to obtain an Order for Mandatory or Precautionary Quarantine...

NY “Emergency COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave”

NY “Emergency COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave”

Until the Federal law becomes the primary source of COVID-19 paid sick leave on April 1, 2020, NY’s “Emergency COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave” is the first step to help ease some of...
COVID-19 Legislation Update

COVID-19 Legislation Update

While the Federal government passed legislation to help ease some of the financial strains caused by the COVID-19 outbreak...

COVID-19 and ShelterPoint Preparedness

COVID-19 and ShelterPoint Preparedness

Important updates around precautionary measures we are taking to keep our commitment to our customers while ensuring the safety of our employees amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

New York Farm Labor Bill: What It  Means for DBL/PFL

New York Farm Labor Bill: What It Means for DBL/PFL

Effective January 2020, the Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act extends DBL/PFL coverage to New York farm workers.  Read more about this new bill signed into Law on July 17, 2019

New York Disability and Paid Family Leave: The Complete...

New York Disability and Paid Family Leave: The Complete...

Help your clients navigate easily through New York’s Disability and Paid Family Leave laws with these in-depth guides: our “ABCs of DBL” and “ABCs of PFL.” ...
New York Disability Coverage Quiz

New York Disability Coverage Quiz

A 2-minute quiz to help you figure out if your client needs to provide New York Disability and Paid Family Leave for their NY employees.

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