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Monthly Archives: June 2017

As a result of Senate Bill Number 3 (SB-3), California has begun its ascent to reach a $15 minimum wage by the year 2022. However, Los Angeles put in place its own minimum wage ordinances, which will outpace the State’s increase beginning on July 1st, 2017. California’s minimum wage recently reached $10.50 on January 1st, […] continue reading this post


Pay equality is a hot button issue, and one by one, more state and city governments are beginning to discuss legislation on salary history bans in an attempt to address the issue. Currently, three states and four cities have enacted a ban, with more on their heels. Proponents of these bans claim that pay inequality […] continue reading this post


image In a recent ruling, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) determined that restaurant chain In-N-Out Burger’s uniform policy – which restricts employees from wearing buttons, pins, or stickers on their uniforms – violated Section 8(a)(1) of the National Labor Relations Act. The burger chain argued that special circumstances justified their policy, specifically that the lack […] continue reading this post


Last Thursday, the California Senate approved SB-562 – a $400 billion-a-year single-payer health insurance system for all residents (including undocumented immigrants and incarcerated felons) of California, being dubbed Healthy California. If passed, the program will completely overhaul how California citizens receive their health coverage. The bill proposes a single, government-run, universal-care system for everyone in […] continue reading this post