Legal Insight: Impacts of AB5

Legal Insight: Impacts of AB5

On January 1, 2020 California’s Assembly Bill No. 5[1] (“AB5”) went into effect. While AB5 has spurred media attention in the gig-economy, focusing on whether or not Lyft and Uber will leave California[2], the Bill also has substantial effects on the Construction...
Client Alert: California’s CROWN Act

Client Alert: California’s CROWN Act

On July 3, 2019 Governor Newsom of California signed into law Senate Bill 188, commonly known as the CROWN Act (Create a Respectful and Open Workplace for Natural Hair). This Act makes California the first state to ban discrimination against Natural Hair. SB 188 went...
COVID-19 Update: CA Employment

COVID-19 Update: CA Employment

Workers protections during the COVID-19 Pandemic and How Employers can Rebut the Presumption COVID-19 has had dramatic effects on the daily lives of Americans, causing many individuals and companies to rethink how they approach the work office environment. As a result...