You’ve heard about the new state employment laws (paid sick leave, paid family leave, minimum wage step increases) and you need to know how they’ll impact your business – or – You’re a new employer and need to know your costs and responsibilities How do you budget for employee costs? What administrative responsibilities do you have? What else do you need to know? This class addresses the broad variety of federal, state and local employment laws. You’ll learn about overtime requirements, regulations around safety and health, paychecks, breaks and lunch periods, and responsibilities for various quarterly and annual filings. You’ll be pointed to tools and resources for planning and keeping abreast of your requirements. Instructor: Celia Nightingale, Director of the Center for Business & Innovation, who has over 20 years of experience in small business management, employment regulation and taxes.