Revised Form I-9: Employers Must Start Using January 22, 2017

On November 14, 2016, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) released a revised version of Form I-9. The Form I-9 is a tool that employers must use to verify the identity and employment authorization for individuals hired in the United States.

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New Year, New Wage: NYS Minimum Wage Rate and Minimum Salary Level for Exempt Employees Both Set to Increase on December 31, 2016

New York State employers will ring in the New Year with increases to the hourly minimum wage rate and minimum salary level for exempt employees. The increases will take effect Saturday, December 31, 2016.

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New York State Department of Financial Services Modifies and Delays Cyber Security Regulations

In response to the uniformly negative feedback it received from industry participants and interested parties, the New York State Department of Financial Services has modified its proposed cyber security regulations and delayed their start date by two months.

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Register for our NYS DFS Cybersecurity Webinar

The new cybersecurity regulations proposed by the New York State Department of Financial Services are sweeping in scope and quite complex.  

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HSE’s F. Paul Greene joins EFPR Group for an upcoming seminar

HSE Partner and Chair of the Privacy and Data Security practice group, F. Paul Greene, will be speaking at a seminar hosted by EFPR Group LLP titled “Information and Cyber Security Responsibilities for Senior Management,” on December 8, 2016.  

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