Archive for the ‘Accessibility’ Category

CalChamber-Supported Job Creator Bill Passes Assembly Policy Committee

A California Chamber of Commerce-supported job creator bill that seeks to limit frivolous litigation and claims regarding construction-related accessibility violations unanimously passed the Assembly Judiciary Committee yesterday and will now head to the Assembly Appropriations Committee. SB 269 (Roth; D-Riverside) provides businesses that have proactively sought to become Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant with an opportunity to […]

20 Jan 16 - Accessibility - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

California Ranks as No. 2 “Judicial Hellhole”

 California was identified as the No. 2 “Judicial Hellhole” in the nation, after two years of taking the No. 1 spot, in the latest ranking of the “most unfair” civil litigation courts by the American Tort Reform Foundation (ATRF). The state was narrowly beaten by New York, but the report’s authors state that “there are […]

19 Dec 14 - Accessibility, Workplace Policies - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »