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The Federal CARES Act was enacted Friday, March 27th. This includes an additional $600 per week for all individuals filing in New Hampshire until July 31st. It also provides an additional 13 weeks of eligibility on top of the existing 26 weeks.
“Like many across the Empire State, the majority of our staff are working from home, and New Yorkers may see an incoming caller ID that lists PRIVATE CALLER," Reardon said. "I want to encourage New Yorkers to answer these calls so we can complete your application and connect you with the benefits you deserve."
Glad to hear that [Starbucks employees in #hawaii are getting paid for a month] (https://www.staradvertiser.com/2020/03/30/hawaii-news/businesses-continue-changing-with-growing-coronavirus-outbreak/) whether they work or not. Looking forward to seeing Times and Foodland figure out fair employee benefits, too!!
Unemployment experts help debunk myths and clear up confusion in an article from Refinery29: Who’s Eligible For Unemployment? Unemployment insurance is just based on what you did in the prior week, and why. So in the prior week, if you didn't work, and that was because of something out of your control, you're eligible for unemployment benefits
You Could Be Misclassified Usually, if you’re classified as an independent contractor — a self-employed graphic designer, for example — you’re not eligible for unemployment benefits. But some people have an employer and yet are still classified as independent contractors. Depending on the state, the law can override this and say that you’ve been misclassified.
Partial Unemployment Or Reduced Hours If you’re not officially laid off yet but suspect you will be in the coming days or weeks, can you start the process now? Unfortunately, no. “You have to wait until it's clear that you don't have a job
How Much Unemployment Can You Receive? To the surprise of absolutely no one, the amount you can receive weekly varies greatly by state
How Long Can You Receive Unemployment? Most states pay 26 weeks of unemployment benefits.
Remember that unemployment qualifications differ by state so check your local government sites for more information
See full article with ever more details here: https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2020/03/9582336/file-for-unemployment-benefits-during-coronavirus