Families First Coronavirus Response Act: What Municipalities Need to Know

Attorneys Julie Z. Devine and James C. Hetlage prepared the following article for the Missouri Municipal League’s publication The Missouri Municipal Review.

On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), a sweeping new law to respond to COVID-19. This article will focus on two aspects of the FFCRA – emergency paid sick leave and the expanded Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) – and their impact on public entity employers.

To read the full article from the publication’s May/June 2020 issue, CLICK HERE.

Please reach out to your Lashly & Baer attorney or one of the Cross-Disciplinary Coronavirus Practice Team Attorneys if you have any questions, or more information can be found on the Lashly & Baer Coronavirus Resource Center.