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State Updates

Massachusetts Department of Family and Medical Leave (DFML) The DFML has released the 2023 required poster and employee notices for the Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML) program. As a reminder,...

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California EDD Confirms 2023 Changes

California EDD Confirms 2023 Changes

We have an update! The EDD has released the final numbers for 2023 for the State Disability Insurance (SDI) program, which includes Paid Family Leave (PFL). Here are the numbers: Contribution rate:...

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State Updates

State Updates

U.S. State Updates California The taxable wage ceiling and the maximum weekly benefit for State Disability Insurance (SDI) are still pending. Note, the Employment Development Department’s Tax Branch...

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Family Benefits: Are You Competitive?

Nothing affects an employee like health issues—their own or those of a family member. An employee will likely experience stress weeks or months before taking a leave of absence. Do you offer benefits to help families manage the everyday care juggle? One in every five...
Family Benefits: Are You Competitive?

Family Benefits: Are You Competitive?

Nothing affects an employee like health issues—their own or those of a family member. An employee will likely experience stress weeks or months before taking a leave of absence. Do you offer...

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2023 Changes to Federal and State Laws for Absence Management

Our commitment to our partners is to ensure that you have a solid understanding of state and federal leave of absence laws and state wage replacement benefits, so that you can…

Transitioning the Business Model During a Global Pandemic: A New Normal

When the coronavirus pandemic hit in early 2020, organizations across the world were challenged to transition into a new way of doing business. The Centers of Disease Control (CDC), federal, state…

Creating ‘A More Perfect Union’: Closing the Inequality Gap in the Workforce

In an ideal world, we live in a utopian society where everyone is equal irrespective of race, economic status, religion, culture, or gender. We strive to build a society where everyone has…

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