Employment Law



When Does the New Paid Family Leave Law Take Effect?
 

When Does the New Paid Family Leave Law Take Effect?

Posted: March 4, 2019
One of the questions surrounding the recently expanded paid family leave program is when the changes will take effect. The law states it takes effect immediately. However, different provisions will actually take effect at different times.


Governor Murphy Signs Bill Raising Minimum Wage to $15
 

Governor Murphy Signs Bill Raising Minimum Wage to $15

Posted: February 4, 2019
Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation that will raise New Jersey's minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2024. Under the new law, the base minimum wage for New Jersey workers will increase to $10 per hour on July 1, 2019, and then will increase by $1 per hour every Jan. 1 until it reaches $15 per hour on Jan. 1, 2024.