Since 2005, California’s Assembly Bill 1825 had required employers with 50 or more employees to train and educate their supervisory employees in the prevention of sexual harassment. The #MeToo movement has renewed the attention on sexual harassment in the workplace. As part of the 2018 legislature, Governor Brown signed Senate Bill 1343 into law which [...]
These 5 New Laws Will Impact California Employers Starting in 2018—Is Your Organization Ready to Comply?
In recent months, the California Legislature has been busy enacting a series of new laws designed to enhance the rights of employees. From an attempt to narrow the gender wage gap to protections for immigrant workers, these laws—which will go into effect on January 1, 2018—will impose new requirements on public and private sector employers [...]