Fredric C. Leffler



  • Tuesday, May 31, 2011
  • Monday, January 3, 2011
    On December 13, 2010, Governor Patterson signed the New York State Wage Theft Prevention Act (the "Act") into law. The new statute will offer further protection to employees and misclassified workers from minimum wage, off-the-clock, and overtime violations, by requiring more stringent pay notice requirements and increasing penalties for wage payment,...
  • Thursday, November 1, 2007
    New York has become the latest state to pass new worker-friendly laws, joining a number of others across the country in enacting and amending a spate of laws addressing a variety of workplace issues.These new laws, generally, focus on the payment of wages and time-off and reflect a growing national trend that is expanding employees' rights in the workplace...