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New Jersey Extends State’s Family Leave Act to COVID-19 Leaves

On April 21, 2020 by Schnader in Labor and Employment

Michael J. Wietrzychowski, Co-Chair of Schnader’s Labor and Employment Practices Group, published a client alert, “New Jersey Extends State’s Family Leave Act to COVID-19 Leaves.”

The alert states in part: “On April 14, 2020, New Jersey amended its state Family Leave Act (‘NJFLA’) to cover certain leaves of absence related to communicable diseases such as COVID-19 where a state of emergency is declared. The COVID-19 leave is retroactive to March 25, 2020.”

Click here to read the full client alert.

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