Employee Handbook Alert - New Law Requires Employers to Develop & Implement a Lactation Accommodation Policy

Question: Are there any new employment laws that will require me to revise my Employee Handbook in…


AB-1482: The So-Called “Tenant Protection Act of 2019”

Article by Tyler Moran Governor Newsom recently signed a bill which has the potential to change the…


Save Your E-Verify Records

Article by Ashley Cameron Before the end of the year, employers are encouraged to download and save…


California Supreme Court Resolves Fundamental CEQA Question

Article by Alex Lorca This important court decision provides clarity to public agencies, as well as…


Tis the Season for Holiday Pay?

Question: Now that the holiday season is upon us I plan to keep my coffee shop open on…


AB 9 – Employment Discrimination Statute of Limitations Extension

Question:  An employee who quit over two years ago is now threatening to file a claim against my…


The Golden Rule Applies to Workplaces Too

Question:  What is one of the best ways to avoid workplace lawsuits? Answer:  The answer is simple…


Independent Contractor Classification Legislation

Question:  I read your newsletter about the court case involving independent contractors, but now…


CALSAVERS: RETIREMENT PLANNING MADE EASY

Question: Is it mandatory to provide a retirement plan for all of my employees?   Answer: Not…


Changes to California’s Mandatory Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Law

Changes to California’s Mandatory Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Law By Sara Boyns On August…


CalSavers: Retirement Planning Made Easy

CalSavers: Retirement Planning Made Easy By Susannah L. Ashton What is CalSavers? As of July 1,…


Background Check Requirements

Question: I own a company where my employees have to enter the homes of my clients. Can I have…