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New Employment Laws- Here Comes 2022!

Question:  As a Human Resources professional, every year I brace myself for new employment laws that affect my business.  What are some of the new laws we need to know about for 2022? Answer:   On the new employment laws front, the 2021 Legislative session was relatively quiet compared to 2019 and 2020.  As always, the Governor signed new employment laws,…

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