WEBINAR: Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Insights for Employers

March 26, 2020 2:53 PM | Brandon Moree (Administrator)

On Monday, March 30th at 11:30 am ET, join the PMTA and the attorneys of Post & Schell, P.C. for a webinar examining the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on employers in the commercial transportation and trucking industries.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • specific insights for employers related to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (the Act) passed by Congress and signed into law by President Trump on March 18, 2020, including:
  • What the Act means for employers broadly.
  • The two core components of the Act, the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act and The Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act.
  • recommendations for employers in responding to the Act.
  • Workers' Compensation impact of the Act, including:
  • Compensability of COVID-19 claims under the Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Act.
  • Requests for reinstatement of total or partial disability benefits from employees following furlough or layoff.
  • Employment taxes owed/not owed for employees on leave under the Act.
  • The Act's impact on FICA withholding
  • Related tax credits available for employers under the Act.

When: Monday, March 30, 2020, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm


  • Andrea M. Kirshenbaum, Principal and Chair, Wage and Hour Practice Group, Post & Schell, P.C.
  • James R. Malone, Jr., Principal, Tax Controversy Practice Group, Post & Schell, P.C.
  • Stephen S. Bloomburg, Principal, Workers’ Compensation Department, Post & Schell, P.C.

To register contact:

  • Paul Johnson, Post & Schell, P.C.
  • After registering, a link for the live webinar will be sent your email address.

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