Posts Tagged ‘local minimum wage enforcement’

First Conviction for Violation of Santa Monica Minimum Wage Requirements

The City of Santa Monica has announced its first conviction for violation of the city’s minimum wage laws. A hotel-based retail business entered a “no contest” plea to three misdemeanor counts of failing to pay employees the city-required minimum wage and one count of unlawful retaliation against an employee. Under the plea agreement with the […]

1 Dec 17 - Local Ordinances - Virginia Young - No CommentsRead More »

Two New Employment Related Proposals for Los Angeles Area

Yesterday, the City of Los Angeles and the County of Los Angeles took separate actions that, if passed, could affect businesses in those areas. The Los Angeles Times reported that the City Council is considering a proposed “ban the box” ordinance which would prohibit covered employers from asking about criminal convictions on an application form […]

18 Nov 15 - Hiring, Minimum Wage - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »