Home Opinions & Columns Connecticut paid sick leave – who qualifies? Opinions & ColumnsPremium Content Connecticut paid sick leave – who qualifies? By Robert G. Brody and Alexander Friedman - August 19, 2011 SHARE Facebook Twitter A new law requires employers with 50 or more employees in Connecticut to allow certain service workers to accrue and use paid sick leave. But what defines an “employer”? This content is for Westfair Online members only. Please Sign in / Join to view this content. Become a member by Registering Here.