Arkansas amends its UI law regarding the taxable wage base, maximum potential benefits, and separation payments

Arkansas has amended its Employment Security Law as follows: Taxable wage base. Effective January 1, 2018, the taxable wage base in Arkansas will decrease to $10,000 from $12,000. Maximum potential benefits. For intial claims filed on or after January 1, 2018, the maximum potential benefits of an insured worker in a benefit year will be […]

Oregon amends its UI rules regarding hearing requests

Oregon has amended the rules under its Employment Department Law as follows: Request for hearing. The rules now allow a request for hearing on an administrative decision related to unemployment insurance taxes to be filed by e-mail directed to the Department’s e-mail address or through the Department’s secure website. For requests that are filed by […]