Welcome to the Trüpp Legal Corner designed to keep business leaders informed of critical employment legislation and case law.
State marijuana legalization updates
Marijuana was on the ballot in four states. Michigan became the first Midwest state to pass recreationally. Missouri and Utah legalized medicinal use.
States raising minimum wage in early 2019
Several states will be implementing a minimum wage increase in early 2019. Make sure you are aware of the changes in your state and adjusting accordingly.
2019 FSA contribution cap rises to $2,700
Effective 2019, employees can put up to $50 more in their health flexible spending accounts.
Oregon equal pay law coming into effect
The Oregon equal pay law will become effective January 1, 2019. Oregon employers should familiarize themselves with the new requirements and make sure they’re in compliance.