The Cape Cod Canal Region Chamber of Commerce and Massachusetts Small Business Development Center invites entrepreneurs to attend a small business development virtual experience, “Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML)” Thursday, Jan. 21, from 1 to 2 p.m. This program is free.
Join Wendy Hansen, an attorney for Foley & Foley, PC, for an overview of the Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave law that started on Jan. 1, 2021.
Hansen will review the:
- Types of leave
- Employee eligibility
- Definitions of a serious health condition and family member
- Application process
- Role of the Department of Family and Medical Leave (DFML)
- Employer, job protections, wage calculations, and exempt plan requirements
She will also hold a Q&A session at the end of the webinar.
Registration is required at http://bit.ly/PFML1-21-21. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting a day prior to the webinar, the reminder and link will come from firstname.lastname@example.org so please add it to your address book or safe list.
The Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network (www.msbdc.org/semass) provides free and confidential business advice to existing or prospective small business people. We also offer training seminars on a variety of topics, including starting a business, financial planning, government procurement, marketing, social media, and international trade assistance.