California Moves Toward a Statewide Individual Mandate

In response to the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which eliminated the federal individual mandate penalty  the California Assembly passed a bill to create a statewide individual mandate instead. AB 414 was passed to establish the California Health Care Coverage Shared...

Health Benefit Costs Predicted to Increase in 2020

What’s on the horizon for health benefits in 2020? A report by PwC’s Health Research Institute projects an increase in medical costs that will affect the employer insurance market for the upcoming benefit year. Medical costs have been increasing each year, but at a...

8 Advantages of Outsourcing Your Human Resources

Managing human resources for a company of any size can be a complex task. Rules and regulations regarding employment and labor are constantly changing, and it can be a challenge to keep your HR policies up to date without a dedicated staff member staying on top of...

5 Common Workplace Lawsuits and How to Avoid Them

Lawsuits against a business are not uncommon, especially in this heavily litigious day and age. When a lawsuit stems from an employee it can sting a little more, both emotionally and financially. Workplace lawsuits, especially in California, can be incredibly costly...