Updates to COBRA notices related to American Rescue Plan

April 16, 2021

By: Mark Opara, John Vering, and Char Heins

Last week the Department of Labor issued FAQs and Model Notices relating to the American Rescue Plan Act (ARP) COBRA Subsidy. The COBRA Subsidy provides coverage to Assistance Eligible Individuals […]

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

By Mark Opara and Char Heins

March 23, 2021

President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) into law on March 11, 2021. ARPA continues certain relief programs established by the CARES Act, in addition to creating new programs […]

CLE: Straight Talk on COVID Vaccinations: What Clients Need to Know

March 4, 2021Seigfreid Bingham presented a CLE webinar with the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, “Straight Talk on COVID Vaccinations: What Clients Need to Know.”Shareholders Shannon Cohorst Johnson and John A. Vering presented the webinar, both practice in the firm’s […]

OSHA Issues New Guidance on Preventing Spread of COVID-19 in the Workplace

By John Vering and Mark Opara

February 1, 2021

On January 29, 2021 OSHA issued 12 pages of detailed Guidance on Mitigating and Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in the Workplace. https://www.osha.gov/coronavirus/safework

The key takaways from the Guidance are that Employers should […]

Straight Talk on COVID-19 Vaccines for Employers and HR Professionals

John Vering of Seigfreid Bingham co-presented two webinars regarding the COVID-19 vaccine as it applies to employers on January, 27, 2021.

Below is a link to the video recording of the one hour presentation by John Vering and Anne […]

Vering to Present COVID-19 Vaccine Policy Considerations Webinar

Be sure you understand the implications of a mandatory COVID-19 policy.

Bukaty Companies is hosting a complimentary webinar on considerations for employers regarding COVID-19 policy. Seigfreid Bingham Labor & Employment Attorney John Vering will be presenting. Register here.COVID-19 vaccine policy considerations9:00 […]

Webinar – Employment and Stimulus Issues Overview related to COVID-19 Pandemic

This webinar was presented on April 17, 2020 by Seigfreid Bingham’s attorneys Shannon Cohorst Johnson, John Vering, and John Fuchs.

Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yc7-wnjFOcY

You can access the slides for the webinar here:

COVID19 Employment and Stimulus Webinar Slides.pdfDownload

The COVID-19 […]

Employee COVID-19 Leave Request Form

This is a sample form for you to customize for your business and provide to employees related to requests for a leave of absence related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 LOA Request Form .PDFDownload

COVID-19 LOA Request Form .DOCXDownload