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Business Webinar on Unemployment Insurance during the COVID-19 Pandemic

South Dakota Department of Labor & Regulation

123 W. Missouri Ave.

Pierre, SD 57501



For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 25, 2020    
Media Contact: Dawn Dovre, 605-773-3094    


Business Webinar on Unemployment Insurance during the COVID-19 Pandemic


PIERRE, S.D. – The Department of Labor and Regulation (DLR) and South Dakota Retailers Association (SDRA) are providing a free webinar on Friday, March 27 at 10 a.m. CDT.


DLR Secretary Marcia Hultman will be providing information on unemployment insurance as it relates to COVID-19 layoffs and closures. 


“Employers have a lot of the same furlough questions on technical issues, paperwork and legalities,” said Secretary Hultman. “We want to provide as much guidance as we can on the process and other services we can provide, such as rapid response.”


Register online at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/911428474991959819. If you have difficulty, email donna@sdra.org your first and last name, name of business or agency, city and state.


To view reemployment assistance eligibility scenarios and tips for businesses, visit https://dlr.sd.gov/covid_19_resources.aspx. Specific questions can be emailed to DLRRADivision@state.sd.us to receive a direct and timely response.


This webinar will be recorded; all registrants will receive a link to the recording even if you are not able to participate in the live webinar.


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