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Access indispensable resources below to help stay current with HR and employment law developments in Georgia, including more than 40 state-specific Employment Law Manual sections, customizable Georgia Employee Handbook templates and other state-specific resources, recently passed and upcoming state and local deadlines, and links to our local coverage.

You may wish to start with the following resources:

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

August 5, 2020: Georgia Expands Lactation/Breastfeeding Breaks and Accommodations Law

January 1, 2021: Georgia Creditor Garnishment Law Amendments Take Effect

Employee Handbooks

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

Employment Eligibility and Work Authorization Handbook Statement: Georgia

EEO Handbook Statement: Georgia

Lactation Accommodation Handbook Statement: Georgia

Mandatory Time Off / Day of Rest Handbook Statement: Georgia

Sick Leave to Care for Relatives Handbook Statement: Georgia

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Georgia at a Glance

Local Coverage


Georgia Employment Law Manual

At-Will, Contracts and Restrictive Covenants

Employee Benefits

Employee Leaves

Employee Management

HR Strategy, Management and the Law

Labor Relations

Organizational Exit


Recruiting and Hiring

Risk Management - Health, Safety, Security

Types of Employers and Workers

Wage and Hour