Employment Law: VT's Equal Pay Act Becomes Law

Governor Shumlin signed the Equal Pay Act bill into law on May 14, 2013 at a conference held by the Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility on the University of Vermont’s campus.  In signing the bill, Governor Shumlin noted that as a father of daughters, the Equal Pay Act is as important to fathers as it is to mothers. He also highlighted that the new law allows employees to inquire about flexible working arrangements without fear of jeopardizing their jobs... Read more.