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Postal Service will issue layoff notices later this month

Postal Service will issue layoff notices later this month

It seems the U.S Postal Service is getting ready to layoff some employees later this month, sending out memos informing workers of their impending layoffs early in the week. Many postal workers are already on edge since the Postal Service has been closing mail centers...

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How do you qualify for Federal Disability Retirement in 2021?

How do you qualify for Federal Disability Retirement in 2021?

If you are a federal employee who has a medical condition that prevents you from performing “useful and efficient” service in your position, you may be able to qualify for Federal Disability Retirement. In this article we will outline the qualification standards for...

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Can you work while on Federal Disability Retirement?

Can you work while on Federal Disability Retirement?

If you are approved for Federal Disability Retirement you will get an annuity that is calculated based off your High 3 average salary. What is the High 3 Average for Federal Disability Retirement? Your high-3 average pay is the highest average basic pay you earned...

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Q&A – Your Rights to Federal Disability Retirement

Q&A – Your Rights to Federal Disability Retirement

  Our recent webinar covered Federal Employees’ Rights to Federal Disability Retirement. This is an especially important topic that brought up a lot of great questions during the webinar. Watch the webinar This article outlines some of those questions and goes...

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OPM Seeking to Limit Back Pay for Federal Employees

OPM Seeking to Limit Back Pay for Federal Employees

There have been a lot of recent changes to regulations that may affect Federal Employees directly and we want to make sure that you are kept up to date with any recent changes to help prepare you in advance. On October 6, 2020, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM)...

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OPM Finalizes Federal Performance Discipline Regulations

OPM Finalizes Federal Performance Discipline Regulations

On September 17, 2019, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) issued its final regulations governing probation on initial appointment to a competitive position, performance-based reduction in grade and removal actions, and adverse actions that will go into effect on...

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Federal Judge Requires USPS to Approve Overtime

Federal Judge Requires USPS to Approve Overtime

Federal Judge Victor Marrero has given a ruling on Jones v. USPS that will allow for late and extra trips in preparation for an influx of mail-in ballots for this year's upcoming election. This ruling will allow USPS postal workers to receive pay for any overtime from...

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