Oregon HR and Employment Law

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Access key resources that help private employers in Oregon stay apprised of HR and employment law developments, obtain insights on how the developments compare to related Federal requirements, and customize tools to comply with state and municipal requirements. All are available to XpertHR subscribers; explore them here! You may wish to start with the following state-specific resources:

You can access the full Oregon Employment Law Manual (over 50 state-specific reference resources) and Employee Handbook templates (over 20 state-specific handbook policy templates) below, as well as view key state and municipal deadlines, additional state-specific resources and links to key municipal coverage.

XpertHR's Legal Timetable helps you keep track of key compliance dates in Oregon, as well as other states and municipalities:

October 6, 2017: Oregon Prohibits Employers From Requesting Salary History

January 1, 2018: Oregon Amends Paid Sick Leave Law

January 1, 2018: Oregon Prohibits Certain Restrictive Covenants for Home Care Workers

January 1, 2018: Oregon Limits Negligent Hiring Claims

May 15, 2018: Oregon Requires Employers With 50 or More Employees to Register for Payroll-Deduction IRA Program

Employee Handbooks

Create or update your Oregon Handbook with XpertHR's comprehensive state-specific handbook statements. The Oregon Employee Handbook Table of Contents links to all available handbook statements, including:

Domestic Violence, Harassment, Sexual Assault or Stalking Victim Leave

Equal Employment Opportunity

Meal and Rest Breaks

Cell Phone Use/Texting While Driving

Municipality Coverage

Search for local law requirements in the following key municipalities:


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A round-up of the comprehensive state coverage XpertHR offers to help Oregon employers ensure they are compliant with state HR and employment laws.

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