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How the Coronavirus Paid Leave Rules Apply to You

Rebecca Baker spoke with The Wall Street Journal about how COVID-19 paid leave rules will affect employers and employees. Among other things, when counting employees for the expanded family and medical leave, businesses should use the integrated employer test from the existing Family and Medical Leave Act. “What could end up happening is for purposes of the paid sicktime requirements, I might be covered, but for purposes of the expanded FMLA, I may not be covered,” said Baker.