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Ask the BPHR Advisor“1099” Misclassification Laws

Ask the BPHR Advisor: “1099” Misclassification Laws

Ask the BPHR Advisor: “1099” Misclassification Laws 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

Improperly classifying employees has been a growing problem for New Jersey over the past 10 years. Non compliant employers are facing fines, suspended licenses, and even jail time. Here’s what you need to know.

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holiday pay

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Does PTO count toward OT?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Does PTO count toward OT? 600 375 Balance Point Team

With the new overtime rule in place, it’s crucial that employers are calculating overtime pay correctly. Our HR advisor breaks down the new rule and how you can avoid any compliance issues.

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Ask BPHR salary ban

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Salary Ban

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Salary Ban 600 600 Balance Point Team

Here’s what hiring manages need to know about the changes in screening job candidates. Our HR advisor breaks down the new salary history ban.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor Can We Require Overtime?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Can We Require Overtime?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Can We Require Overtime? 4918 3279 Balance Point Team

During the busy season, you might want employees to put in the extra work. Are employers legally allowed to require overtime? Here’s everything you need to know.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor Commuter Benefits Law

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Commuter Benefits Law

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Commuter Benefits Law 800 531 Balance Point Team

New Jersey became the first state to require employers to offer a commuter benefit program to their employees. Find out what you need to know to be in compliance.

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Minimum wage - which state applies

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Minimum wage – Which state applies?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Minimum wage – Which state applies? 1500 1000 Balance Point Team

Do you have employees in multiple states? Making sure you’re in compliance with minimum wage for these employees is important. Here’s what you need to know.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor- Exempt vs. Non-exempt?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Exempt vs. Non-exempt?

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Exempt vs. Non-exempt? 800 533 Balance Point Team

Overtime rules change in January 2020. You need to be prepared and make sure you’re classifying your employees correctly. Here’s some information on exempt and non-exempt employees.

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over time rule

Ask the BPHR Advisor: New Overtime Rule

Ask the BPHR Advisor: New Overtime Rule 3360 2240 Balance Point Team

New overtime rules have been finalized and will be effective on January 1, 2020. Here’s what your company needs to know to prepare.

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Ask the BPHR Advisor: Wage and Hour Audit

Ask the BPHR Advisor: Wage and Hour Audit 600 400 Balance Point Team

There has been an uptick in the number of audits as a result of many new laws enacted in New Jersey related to Pay Equity, Family Leave, Wage Theft and Employee Misclassification. Here’s how to prepare.

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the medical cannabis act

Ask the BPHR Advisor: The Medical Cannabis Act

Ask the BPHR Advisor: The Medical Cannabis Act 600 409 Balance Point Team

The Medical Cannabis Act creates new procedures that must be followed when an employee or applicant tests positive for marijuana. Here’s everything you need to know.

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