648
Posted in General

Free 30-Minute HR Webinar for Small Businesses

Running a small business is tough, and managing your compliance with California and federal employment laws isn’t always easy. There’s a lot to know. Just…

808
Posted in Harassment

Love is in the Air: Workplace Romance on the Rise

According to CareerBuilder’s annual Valentine’s Day survey, the number of workers reporting an office romance is at a 10-year high. Forty-one percent of workers have…

793
Posted in Injury and Illness Prevention Reporting Requirements

Form 300A Posting Requirement for Workplace Injuries and Illnesses

Don’t forget that you should post the Form 300A summary of job-related injuries and illnesses from 2016 at your place of business from February 1 through April…

628
Posted in Pregnancy Disability Leave

February 16 Due Date for Pregnancy Disability Leave Webinar

Your California employee is pregnant. Now what? California law provides strong protections for pregnant employees, including requiring employers to reasonably accommodate pregnant workers and provide…

963
Posted in Hiring

Los Angeles Provides Rules on its Ban the Box Ordinance

As we have reported in the past, the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance is now effective in the City of Los Angeles. This ordinance,…

860
Posted in Discrimination Harassment

Retaliation Charges Top the List Again

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recently released detailed breakdowns of the 91,503 charges of workplace discrimination that the agency received in fiscal year 2016. Year after…

rounding, timekeeping
946
Posted in Compensation Workplace Policies

More Timekeeping Guidance from Court on Standards for Rounding Entries

An appellate court decision that further clarifies the ability of California employers to round employee timecard entries has been published at the request of the…

email, scam, phishing
643
Posted in Privacy Record Retention

IRS to Payroll and HR: Beware of W-2 Scams

This week, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued an alert to payroll and human resources professionals to warn them about an email scam. The IRS…

HR Boot Camp Seminar
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Posted in Meal and Rest Break Time Off

New to Human Resources or Want a Refresher?

Build your HR muscle at one of CalChamber’s upcoming HR Boot Camp seminars throughout Northern and Southern California. From hiring through termination, our employment law…

Los Angeles employers should review employment applications and other hiring and employment documentation.
764
Posted in Hiring

Los Angeles Ban-the-Box Ordinance Now Effective

The “Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring” ordinance, also called the “Ban the Box” ordinance, is now law in the City of Los Angeles. As previously…