Posts Tagged ‘lactation accommodation’

Podcast Shares Questions Asked Most Often at Employment Law Updates Seminars

The California Chamber of Commerce employment law team has been on the road throughout January, conducting Employment Law Updates seminars and explaining changes that transpired over the previous year that impact workplace practices and policies. In this episode of The Workplace podcast, CalChamber Executive Vice President and General Counsel Erika Frank and employment law experts […]

22 Jan 20 - Workplace Policies - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

New Year, New Laws

Welcome to 2020! To help you make a smooth transition to the new year, we want you to know that HRCalifornia is fully updated with new HR compliance content on: AB 5, a new law significantly altering the way California law determines whether workers are independent contractors; New lactation accommodation requirements including a required policy; […]

2 Jan 20 - General - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

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Governor Newsom Signs New 2020 Employment Laws

Sunday, October 13, 2019, was the last day for Governor Gavin Newsom to either sign or veto legislation that the California Legislature passed in 2019. Employers need to be aware of a few significant new 2020 employment laws that may affect their daily business operations, policies and employees. Some new laws make significant changes while […]

15 Oct 19 - General - James W. Ward - No CommentsRead More »

Denying Lactation Accommodation Requests in California

My employee is returning from pregnancy leave and has asked to have time off and a suitable place to express milk at work. We have never had this request before. Can we deny her request and tell her to come back to work when she no longer has this need? Alternatively, can we require her […]

10 Jun 19 - Workplace Policies - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »