Monthly News For October, 2016

OHIO FORECLOSURE REFORM IN PART SEEKS TO REDUCE BLIGHT

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OHIO FORECLOSURE REFORM  IN PART SEEKS TO REDUCE BLIGHT

An Ohio foreclosure reform law took effect on September 28, 2016, and is in part aimed at modernizing and streamlining the foreclosure process and reducing blight caused by abandoned and vacant properties.  The law authorizes the use of online sales and provides greater uniformity across all counties in Ohio.  Below are some of the highlights of […]

FEDERAL CONTRACTORS AND SUBCONTRACTORS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE PAID SICK LEAVE

Posted on in Business, Employment, Labor, News
FEDERAL CONTRACTORS AND SUBCONTRACTORS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE PAID SICK LEAVE

In September 2015, we published an advisory titled Are You a Federal Subcontractor Without Even Knowing It –Revisited, which discussed President Obama’s Executive Order 13706 (dated September 7, 2015, Federal Register Volume 80, pages 54697-54700).  Following the Executive Order, the Labor Department’s Wage and Hour Division has now issued its Final Rule, in excess of 400 pages, which […]