CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/rss CLASP Highlights Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 CLASP Testimony in Support of Expanding Job Protection to Caregivers - SB 63 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/clasp-testimony-in-support-of-expanding-job-protection-to-caregivers-sb-63 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/clasp-testimony-in-support-of-expanding-job-protection-to-caregivers-sb-63 CLASP Testimony in Support of Expanding Job Protection to Caregivers - SB 62 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/clasp-testimony-in-support-of-expanding-job-protection-to-caregivers-sb-62 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/clasp-testimony-in-support-of-expanding-job-protection-to-caregivers-sb-62 FAMILY Act rides wave of momentum into Congress http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/family-act-rides-wave-of-momentum-into-congress Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/family-act-rides-wave-of-momentum-into-congress The Family and Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act rides into Congress on an impressive wave of federal, state, local, and corporate momentum. The bill, which would create a national social insurance program enabling workers to take up to 12 weeks of partially paid leave to welcome a new child, care for a seriously ill family member, or recover from their own illnesses, was reintroduced today in the wake of new developments.

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The Family and Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act: An FAQ for Businesses http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-family-and-medical-insurance-leave-family-act Fri, 27 Jan 2017 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-family-and-medical-insurance-leave-family-act This FAQ addresses how the Family and Medical Leave Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act would impact businesses.

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New & Expanded Employer Paid Family Leave Policies http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/new-expanded-employer-paid-family-leave-policies Tue, 11 Oct 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/new-expanded-employer-paid-family-leave-policies The National Partnership for Women & Families and the Center for Law and Social Policy are excited to release “New & Expanded Employer Paid Family Leave Policies,” which details new paid family leave policies announced in 2015 by high-profile companies.

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The Business Benefits of Paid Sick Days in Maryland http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-business-benefits-of-paid-sick-days-in-maryland Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-business-benefits-of-paid-sick-days-in-maryland All Labor that Uplifts Humanity has Dignity and Importance http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/all-labor-that-uplifts-humanity-has-dignity-and-importance Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/all-labor-that-uplifts-humanity-has-dignity-and-importance CKE Workers Oppose their Boss’s Nomination as Secretary of Labor http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/cke-workers-oppose-their-bosss-nomination-as-secretary-of-labor Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/cke-workers-oppose-their-bosss-nomination-as-secretary-of-labor DC Passes Nation’s Most Progressive Paid Family and Medical Leave Law http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/dc-passes-nations-most-progressive-paid-family-and-medical-leave-law Tue, 20 Dec 2016 17:23:05 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/dc-passes-nations-most-progressive-paid-family-and-medical-leave-law Poverty and Involuntary Part-Time Work: A Spotlight and CLASP Audio Conference http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/poverty-and-involuntary-part-time-work-a-spotlight-and-clasp-audio-conference Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/poverty-and-involuntary-part-time-work-a-spotlight-and-clasp-audio-conference Voters Increase Minimum Wage, Guarantee Paid Sick Time for Millions of Workers http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/voters-increase-minimum-wage-guarantee-paid-sick-time-for-millions-of-worker Tue, 15 Nov 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/voters-increase-minimum-wage-guarantee-paid-sick-time-for-millions-of-worker Over 1 Million Workers to Receive Expanded Access to Paid Sick Days under New Federal Rule http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/over-1-million-workers-to-receive-expanded-access-to-paid-sick-days-under-new-federal-rule Thu, 06 Oct 2016 14:23:53 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/over-1-million-workers-to-receive-expanded-access-to-paid-sick-days-under-new-federal-rule Buenos Empleos: Latinos' Limited Access to Quality Jobs http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/buenos-empleos-latinos-limited-access-to-quality-jobs Wed, 10 Aug 2016 17:53:56 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/buenos-empleos-latinos-limited-access-to-quality-jobs Seattle Scheduling Survey Shows Racial Disparities, Significant Hardship, and Need for Public Policy Solutions http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/seattle-scheduling-survey-shows-racial-disparities-significant-hardship-and-need-for-public-policy-solutions Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/seattle-scheduling-survey-shows-racial-disparities-significant-hardship-and-need-for-public-policy-solutions Support Breastfeeding with Public Policy http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/support-breastfeeding-with-public-policy Thu, 04 Aug 2016 09:36:54 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/support-breastfeeding-with-public-policy Public Policies to Support Breastfeeding: Paid Family Leave and Workplace Lactation Accommodations http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/public-policies-to-support-breastfeeding-paid-family-leave-and-workplace-lactation-accommodations Wed, 03 Aug 2016 12:45:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/public-policies-to-support-breastfeeding-paid-family-leave-and-workplace-lactation-accommodations Leveraging Workforce Training Funds to Promote Job Quality http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/leveraging-workforce-training-funds-to-promote-job-quality Mon, 23 May 2016 11:51:49 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/leveraging-workforce-training-funds-to-promote-job-quality On the Clock in California: Volatile Schedules in California Retail Jobs http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/on-the-clock-in-california Tue, 03 May 2016 11:15:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/on-the-clock-in-california L.A. Sick Days Victory Packs Equity Punch http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/l-a-sick-days-victory-packs-equity-punch Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/l-a-sick-days-victory-packs-equity-punch Attorneys General: On-Call Shifts are Not a Business Necessity http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/attorneys-general-on-call-shifts-are-not-a-business-necessity Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/attorneys-general-on-call-shifts-are-not-a-business-necessity Chamber of Commerce Members Support Job Quality Legislation http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/chamber-of-commerce-members-support-job-quality-legislation Fri, 08 Apr 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/chamber-of-commerce-members-support-job-quality-legislation Unemployment Insurance Rules Often Leave Workers With Volatiles Schedules Behind http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/unemployment-insurance-rules-often-leave-workers-with-volatiles-schedules-behind Wed, 06 Apr 2016 09:37:02 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/unemployment-insurance-rules-often-leave-workers-with-volatiles-schedules-behind Los Beneficios de Los Días de Enfermedad Pagados Para Empleadores y Negocios http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/los-beneficios-de-los-dias-de-enfermedad-pagados-para-empleadores-y-negocios Thu, 24 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/los-beneficios-de-los-dias-de-enfermedad-pagados-para-empleadores-y-negocios La Healthy Families Act (HFA): Un Resumen Para Los Empleadores y Negocios Sobre Los Días de Enfermedad Pagados http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/la-healthy-families-act-hfa-un-resumen-para-los-empleadores-y-negocios-sobre-los-dias-de-enfermedad-pagados Thu, 24 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/la-healthy-families-act-hfa-un-resumen-para-los-empleadores-y-negocios-sobre-los-dias-de-enfermedad-pagados Good Jobs for All: Racial Inequities in Job Quality http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/good-jobs-for-all-racial-disparities-in-job-quality Thu, 31 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/good-jobs-for-all-racial-disparities-in-job-quality