Tag Archives: Workers’ Compensation

New Employment Laws for 2015

The governor has signed or vetoed many employment related bills from the 2014 legislative session. In a busy year, Governor Brown signed 930 of the 1,074 bills presented to him this year. As anticipated, the 2014 session produced new laws … Continue reading

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Multiple state agencies conduct statewide underground economy sweep

The California Department of Insurance on August 27, 2014 led a statewide multi-agency outreach effort, visiting more than 50 businesses to educate business owners about their obligations to comply with insurance, licensing, workplace safety and labor laws, tax codes, and regulations. … Continue reading

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Governor Signs Bill to Help Victims of Underground Economy​

Legislation supported by the California Chamber of Commerce to assist victims of the underground economy was signed by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. on July 21, 2014. AB 1746 (Alejo; D-Salinas) expedites hearings for injured employees of employers that are illegally operating without workers’ … Continue reading

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