Posts Categorized: Paid Leave Plans and Requirements

ERISA will Rescue Employers Stuck in the Paid Family, Disability and Sick Leave Quagmire

in Paid Leave Plans and Requirements, Welfare Benefits

  Over the past several years various state and local governments have passed paid family leave, paid disability leave and paid sick leave requirements for employers operating in those jurisdictions.  California and New York are particularly troublesome as employers must navigate through a maze of state and local paid family, disability, and sick leave requirements.  Employers must then try to integrate those requirements with the employer’s own paid leave policies which could include parental leave, short term disability, vacation and sick leave.  As the amount of state and local requirements continue to increase, the burden on employers increases exponentially as… Continue Reading