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Employers: Be Ready for New California Employment Laws that will Will Take Effect on January 1, 2012

During Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's term in office, very few employment- related bills were signed into law. That trend changed dramatically under Governor Jerry Brown, who recently signed a plethora of employment-related bills passed by the California State Legislature. The new laws, most of...

5 Legal Traps for the Wariest Employer

You’re an employer who tries to do the right thing. But what hidden traps are out there, waiting to grab your ankle and yank you into a lawsuit? Here are a few that cause trouble for even the best employers: Trap No. 5: Capturing all time worked for your non-exempt employees. We get so accustomed...