Federal judge stops Dallas from enforcing ordinance that requires paid sick leave

Dallas Morning News – By Hayat Norimine April 1, 2020- Two days before Dallas’ penalties would begin and in the middle of a pandemic, a federal judge’s injunction has stopped the city from enforcing a new ordinance that requires private employers to offer paid sick leave.  In an order filed Monday, U.S. District Judge Sean […]

Paid Sick Time – Its Not Law… Yet.

Today in Texas paid sick time for workers is a privilege and not the law, however that may change next year. Already, 10 states have passed measures requiring employers to pay their employees for sick time off. Those states are: AZ, CA, MD, MA, NJ, OR, RI, VT, and WA. Federal law doesn’t require companies […]