Families First Coronavirus Act

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Families First Coronavirus Response Act’s Employer Paid Leave Requirements March 26, 2020 This Update covers information provided by the U.S. Department of Labor on the Phase 2 legislation, formerly described as H.R. 6201. The NPA will continue to update this information as more details become available. The information below supplements the Government Relations Update posted on March 20, 2020. We …

Pawn Employees Work Travel Sample Letter – Pawn Store Employees Should Not Be Prevented from Getting to Work

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Please see to the template sample text below. Please note, the National Pawnbrokers Association Does Not Provide Any Form of Legal Advice. ALERT: Pawnbrokers should watch for any declarations from their city or county governments about pawn stores being allowed to operate, or not. Then, if needed, contact those city or county offices for clarification ASAP.  Once you are ‘forced’ to …

NPA Offers New Pawn Training Courses to All Pawnbrokers, Free to Members

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Make Downtime Productive Time With a Pawn Education Course Summary: Certified Pawn Professional modules offered as stand-alone training courses to all pawnbrokers One free module each year for NPA members or can be purchased by all pawnbrokers The NPA Board of Directors and NPA membership committee have made the decision to offer the Certified Pawn Professional modules as stand-alone training …

New Overtime Rule

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Department of Labor finalizes and issues new overtime rule, sets minimum annual salary at $35,568 By Felice B. Ekelman, Jeffrey W. Brecher, Douglas J. Klein, Allison M. Benz Jackson Lewis P.C.This Content is for Members Only

Stress in the Workplace

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Managing Job and Work Stress While some workplace stress is normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and performance, impact your physical and emotional health, and affect your relationships and home life. This Content is for Members Only