All Items: Maryland

  • Maryland Latest to Join $15.00 Minimum Wage Club

    April 12, 2023

    Under a new bill, Maryland's minimum wage will increase to $15.00 for all employers starting January 1, 2024 - a year earlier for large employers and two and a half years earlier for small employers compared to the increases scheduled under previous law.

  • Maryland Legislature Proposes 4-Day Work Week Subsidy

    February 6, 2023

    Maryland employers that participate in a first-of-its-kind pilot program could receive a significant tax credit if they allow employees to reduce their work to four days per week without any reduction in pay.

  • Recreational Marijuana Legalized in Maryland and Missouri

    November 21, 2022

    In both states, employers may still prohibit marijuana use or possession in the workplace or on the employer's property.

  • Maryland Passes Paid Family Leave Law

    April 11, 2022

    Starting in 2025, covered employees in Maryland will be entitled to take up to 12 weeks of paid leave to care for a newborn child, to attend to a serious health condition and more.

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