California to Ban Salary History Inquiries

Last week, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law AB 168, banning employers from inquiring into an applicant’s salary history to determine the applicant’s suitability...

Only in California: Another City Bans the Box

The City Council of Los Angeles has passed the Fair Chance Initiative, which is currently awaiting approval from Mayor Eric Garcetti. The ordinance prohibits employers...

Employment Law Changes for 2017

This article briefly summarizes federal and state law changes and emerging trends in employment law that may affect employers in 2017. State information is included...

Only in California …

As of July 1, 2016, employers in California must change the way they process Earnings Withholding Orders (wage garnishments), which are traditionally used for creditor...