1. What Do California Employers Need To Know About COVID-19?

    MS&A General Managing Partner Eric De Wames provides in-depth insight into what California employers need to know about COVID-19. The COVID-19 pandemic has created hardships for millions of Americans. Business owners face tremendous challenges to their bottom line, as well as employment practice…Read More

  2. Special Report:DWC/WCAB Expand Hearing Options – Effective Sept. 14th

    DWC/WCAB Expand Hearing Options Effective September 14 On Sept. 9, 2020, the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) and the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board (WCAB) announced changes to the upcoming hearing schedule at district offices.[1] Notably, effective Sept. 14, 2020, the DWC will resu…Read More

  3. Significant Cases and Legislation for Employers to Know for 2019

    EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE OF SIGNIFICANT 2018 STATUTES LEAVES OF ABSENCE AND BENEFITS New laws were signed related to California’s Paid Family Leave (PFL) Program and Lactation Accommodation. Paid Family Leave SB1123 will allow employees to collect PFL benefits beginning January 1, 2021, if it they ta…Read More