California Employment Law Report

California Employment Law Report

The latest litigation trends, court decisions, & issues on California Employment Law

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Employment practices audit: five areas to review

Posted in Best Practices For California Employers, Class Actions, Employee Handbooks, Exempt Employees, Expense Reimbursement, Harassment and discrimination, Meal and Rest Breaks, Wage & Hour Law
Happy Friday!  This Friday’s Five covers five areas that employers can start with in conducting an employment practices audit.  Coming up on the mid-point of the year, it is a good time to conduct an employment law practices audit to ensure that policies are compliant, managers are properly trained, and the company is maintaining the… Continue Reading

Friday’s Five: Los Angeles City employers cannot seek criminal background information beginning in 2017

Posted in Best Practices For California Employers, Employee Handbooks
Downtown LAMayor Garcetti signed into law the “Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring” ordinance on December 7, 2016.  The law takes effect January 22, 2017.  The Mayor’s holiday gift to employers leaves only a couple of weeks to them to change applications and hiring processes to comply with the new ordinance.  This Friday’s Five lists… Continue Reading