Parishes in the Episcopal Diocese of Central New York Prepare for the New York State Paid Family Leave Program

New York State will have one of the most comprehensive paid family leave programs in the country starting on January 1, 2018, and all private sector employers, like the Episcopal Diocese of [...]


Changes to New York State Labor Laws May Affect Your Parish and Your Lay Employees

The diocesan office had previously advised parishes of changes to the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) which may affect parishes and their lay employees. We then advised parishes that the [...]


Changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) may affect your parish and your lay employees (Updated November 29, 2016)

In May 2016, the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), which governs federal minimum wage and overtime pay requirements, was amended. These changes will be effective December 1, 2016. Employees who [...]