May 2022: Virginia Governor Signs VCDPA Amendment Bills into Law

Update Applicable to:All businesses that obtain and store consumer personal data in the state of Virginia. What happened?On April 11, 2022, Virginia Governor Youngkin signed three Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (VCDPA) amendments into law and will go into effect on July 1, 2022. With the signing of the bills, the VCDPA’s text is now […]

May 2022: Virginia Governor Realigns Overtime Requirement with Federal FLSA

Update Applicable to:All employers in the state of Virginia What happened?On April 11, 2022, Governor Youngkin signed House Bill 1173 (HB 1173) into law, which will amend the Virginia Overtime Wage Act (VOWA) and reverse the overtime standards back to the federal standards. What are the details?On July 1, 2021, the VOWA went into effect, […]