SLA confirmed via email to NYWGF that free shipping to consumers is permissible.
NYWGF is also posting (as they are shared with us) all online promotions being offered by New York wineries on our
Question: Can employers require that employees use paid time off that’s available to them, before they file for unemployment benefits?
No. Once someone is out of work, they can apply for UI. Employers cannot force them to wait.
For other hour and wage issues, NYSDOL has issued a new publication that will answer those questions: https://www.labor.ny.gov/formsdocs/dipa/p130.pdf.