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On Friday, Governor Ned Lamont’s new Executive Order 9C went into effect, which makes adjustments to the mandatory 14-day self-quarantine requirement for travelers returning from


Continue Reading Governor Lamont Issues New Executive Order Allowing Testing Alternative to Self-Quarantine Following Travel

Earlier in the pandemic, Congress passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”), which has two main components: the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act (“EPSLA”)
Continue Reading Following Court Ruling, DOL Clarifies Rules for FFCRA Intermittent Leave and Documentation Requirements

On August 14, 2020, Connecticut issued Executive Order 7NNN which updates and supersedes Executive Order 7BB by requiring medical documentation in order for an individual


Continue Reading Connecticut Updates Mask and Face Covering Rule Narrowing Medical Exemption

On May 6th, the U.S. Department of Education published its long-awaited final regulations regarding sexual harassment under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.
Continue Reading New Title IX Regulations To Take Effect in August 2020

On Monday, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) issued new modifications to the temporary exemptions for F-l and M-l nonimmigrant students taking online classes due
Continue Reading New ICE Guidelines Say International Students Must Leave U.S. if Schools Go Entirely Online in the Fall

On July 8, 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that teachers of religious instruction at private religious schools are barred from bringing employment discrimination claims
Continue Reading U.S. Supreme Court Limits Employees’ Rights to Bring Discrimination Claims Against Religious Schools