Massachusetts Voters Approve New Sick Leave Law – Voters Approved a Ballot Measure Granting Workers Up to 40 Hours of Sick Leave Annually

With the approval of ballot Question 4 in the election on Nov. 4, 2014, workers in Massachusetts will soon have the statutory right to earn and use up to 40 hours of sick time per calendar year. The effective date of the new law is July 1, 2015….
By: Holland & Knight LLP