Employment Discrimination Lawyer Thalia Pacheco led an internal continuing legal education seminar at our firm on March 31, 2021 regarding employee rights under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 ARPA. Here are the highlights from her American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 ARPA presentation.
American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 ARPA–Employment Rights and Responsibilities:
When does ARPA start: Effective April 1, 2021 to September 30, 2021
Who Does ARPA Cover? OPTIONAL – but if opt-in entitled to tax credits
• Same as before, employers of less than 500 employees
What Is ARPA? Provides two weeks (80 hours) paid sick