Monthly Archives: May 2018

What to Include– and What Not to Include– in an Offer Letter

An offer letter is a formal offer of employment to a job applicant. Employers also use offer letters to summarize the basic terms of employment after an applicant has accepted an oral job offer. What to Include in an Offer Letter—the Basics Written offer letters are not required in Connecticut, but employers in the state…

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New York State Passes New Legislation In Response To #MeToo Movement

New York State, and New York City, stepped up this legislative season and passed several new laws in response to #MeToo, aimed at ferreting out and preventing workplace harassment. Here is what employers should know: “Mandatory arbitration clauses” are now prohibited for sex harassment claims in New York.  These provisions require employees to take their…

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