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21 States Raise Minimum Wage in 2019

USA - January 7 2019 As the new year gets off to a start, employers in the retail industry will be making wage adjustments to meet current and future minimum wage…

Michael Reed

New California Proposition Seeks to Expand Paid Sick Leave Requirement from Three to Five Days

USA - May 15 2019 Introduced by the architect of California’s existing paid sick leave law, AB 555 would expand paid sick leave to require employers to provide 40…

Amanda C. Koziol

California DFEH updates FAQ on sexual harassment prevention training in light of new deadline to comply

USA - January 7 2020 The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (“DFEH”) recently updated its Sexual Harassment Prevention Training FAQ guidance to address…

Katherine P. Sandberg, Ryan M. Bates

California Chamber of Commerce Identifies First “Job Killer” Bills of 2019

USA - April 5 2019 Each year, the California Chamber of Commerce (“Chamber”) identifies proposed state legislation that the Chamber believes “will decimate economic and…

D. Andrew Quigley

Houses Passes Bill Aimed At Curbing Abuse of ADA Public Accommodations Lawsuits

USA - February 16 2018 On February 15, 2018, by a vote of 225 to 192, the House of Representatives passed the ADA Education and Reform Act (HR 620). Title III of the…

Susan Joo