Latest Leave Stories

2013-09-08 23:01:51

Advance Systems recently announced the enhancement of their Absence Management Software within their Time and Attendance System. Boston, MA September 8, 2013 (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 The absence management component is a fully integrated product of Advance Systems workforce management product line. The enhanced absence management software allows companies to track employee absences easily and reduces unnecessary communication and paper recording. Automated Attendance Policies are used...

2013-07-31 23:31:56

Any business across the nation that has an office in New York City will be affected by the New York City Paid Sick Leave Law. OlenderFeldman LLP's Howard Matalon has the details on what the new law will require. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Our employment lawyers at OlenderFeldman LLP have received a number of questions about the impact of New York City's New Paid Sick Leave Law. As we often stress, simple employment mistakes are often quite costly to fix so it is important...

2013-07-09 23:22:27

United Benefit Advisors to Host FMLA webinar Presented by Reliance Standard Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Every year the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and its mandates seem to become cloudier, more complex, and confusing; maintaining — and proving — compliance is costly. On average, successful “wrongful termination” lawsuits in breach of FMLA regulation result in damages that range from $87,500 to $450,000, according to the EEOC. Even in cases where the...

2013-06-14 13:50:52

Allowing all employees access to paid sick days would reduce influenza infections in the workplace, according to a first-of-its-kind analysis by University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health modeling experts. The researchers simulated an influenza epidemic in Pittsburgh and surrounding Allegheny County and found that universal access to paid sick days would reduce flu cases in the workplace by nearly 6 percent and estimated it to be more effective for small, compared to large,...

2013-06-12 23:25:45

As Father's Day approaches, over 61,000 Petitions Sent to Congress to support efforts for The Sarah Grace-Farley-Kluger Act (HR515) and The Parental Bereavement Act of 2013 (S226) to grant unpaid leave to parents who have lost children. Chicago, IL and Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 With Father´s Day just days away, 61,000 supporters of The Farley-Kluger Initiative have petitioned members of Congress to support legislation in both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives...

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.