Posts Tagged ‘labor laws’

Temporary Restraining Order Granted Against AB 51

Yesterday, in a lawsuit filed by CalChamber and a business coalition challenging the constitutionality of AB 51, District Court Judge Kimberly Mueller granted a temporary restraining order (TRO) to prevent AB 51 from going into effect on January 1, 2020. AB 51 is the bill that prohibits employers from requiring an arbitration agreement as a […]

31 Dec 19 - Workplace Policies - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

California Consumer Privacy Act — Employers Need to Be Ready January 1

Starting January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) significantly changes California’s consumer data collection rules and give consumers more control over how businesses use their personal information. However, the broad language of the CCPA arguably encompasses employees and job applicants, including employment data. Although employment data has a one-year exemption, employers covered by […]

9 Dec 19 - Privacy - James W. Ward - No CommentsRead More »

Download the New 2020 California Labor Laws White Paper

Ring in the new decade already prepared for the latest updates to California’s labor laws! CalChamber’s employment law experts have wrapped up their analysis of the employment-related legislation that Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law in 2019. CalChamber’s free New 2020 Labor Laws Affecting California Employers white paper summarizes what California employers need to know for […]

2 Dec 19 - Labor Relations - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Major Employment-Related Bills Sent to California Governor

We’ve wrapped up another legislative session in California at last. Friday, September 13 was the deadline for the Legislature to pass any bills. Governor Gavin Newsom has until October 13 to sign or veto these bills. This year, employment-related bills generated some of the biggest buzz. CalChamber is urging members to contact the Governor to […]

17 Sep 19 - General - Matthew J. Roberts, Esq. - No CommentsRead More »

New Year, New Labor Laws to Know

As you draw up your list of New Year’s resolutions, resolve to take a few moments to familiarize yourself with the new employment laws that you’ll need to know in the coming year. CalChamber’s employment law counsel analyzed the significant bills that Governor Jerry Brown signed into law and prepared a white paper summarizing their […]

28 Dec 18 - General, Labor Relations - Ellen Savage, J.D. - No CommentsRead More »