Tag: employees

GOV.CA.gov: Governor Newsom Signs Bill Immediately Ensuring Access to Paid Sick Leave for Every California Employee

Governor Newsom today signed AB 1867, legislation that immediately extends critical paid sick days protections to California’s workforce. Building on historic early action to expand paid sick days to employees in the food sector at the beginning of this crisis, this legislation means that every California employee that has been exposed to or tests positive […]
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BLOOMBERGLAW: California Regulators Say Uber, Lyft Drivers Are Employees

Updated: June 11, 2020, 1:54 PM The California agency that regulates buses, limousines, and app-based transportation companies will consider Uber Technologies Inc. and Lyft. Inc. drivers as employees and not independent contractors, as long as a court decision or voter-backed initiative doesn’t change the law. The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) published an order Tuesday that determines […]
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