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job killer bills in california This week, CalChamber released its annual list of “job killer” bills. According to CalChamber President and CEO Allan Zaremberg, “Each bill on this year’s job killer list poses a threat to certainty for employers and investors in our state.” Additionally, the listed bills are found by CalChamber to have a “cumulative negative impact on the […] continue reading this post


Californians will soon be able to identify as non-binary, marking their driver’s licenses and birth certificates with an “X” rather than the traditional “M” or “F” under a bill from State Senator Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) which was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown back in October. The new law was designed to offer […] continue reading this post


As a result of Senate Bill Number 3, passed by Jerry Brown back in April of this year, California has begun its ascent to reach a $15 minimum wage by the year 2022. California’s minimum wage reached $10.50 on January 1st, 2017 for businesses with 26 or more employees, but smaller business will see their […] continue reading this post


According to a 2017 employment screening benchmark report, a staggering 85 percent of companies surveyed said that they uncovered a lie or misrepresentation on a candidate’s resume or job application during the screening process. Another recent survey indicates that 80% of Americans agree that the U.S. is facing a skills gap. New advancements in technology […] continue reading this post


Between mandatory notices, new minimum wage requirements, and the new laws signed by Jerry Brown, California employers have quite a few items to add to their to-do list in the coming weeks. Reports, Notices, and Forms: Distribute Summary Annual Report for a calendar year plan to plan participants. If an extension was filed for Form […] continue reading this post