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Legislative Update: Oct. 15, 2019 - Newsom Makes His Mark
October 14, 2019 18:44 Legislation Pending No Longer as Governor Makes Mark October 13, a month after the Legislative Session ended, marked the last day for Governor Gavin Newsom to act upon bills sent to him during the final weeks of the Legislative Session. In his first year of bill acti...
Legislative Update: Sept. 27, 2019 - New Privacy Initiative Back in 2020
September 27, 2019 19:32 New Privacy Initiative Emerges In California Reported recently by many news outlets, Alastair Mactaggart, the father of the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA), announced he will be going back to the ballot in 2020 with the California Consumer Privac...
Legislative Update: Oct. 4, 2019 - California Fire Bills Signed By Newsom
October 04, 2019 19:04 Bills to Enhance Wildfire Mitigation, Preparedness and Response Efforts Signed Governor Gavin Newsom signed a series of bills aimed at improving California’s wildfire prevention, mitigation, and response efforts, and continuing progress toward the state&rsquo...
Legislative Update: Sept. 16, 2019 - Legislative Session Ends
September 16, 2019 21:34 Nothing Stops the Legislative Members From Doing Their Job After a tumultuous day, the California State Legislature finally adjourned for the year in the wee hours of Saturday morning taking final action on hundreds of bills on numerous topics. Although a protest...
Legislative Update: Sept. 23, 2019 - Newsom Signs AB 5
September 23, 2019 14:30 Employee Classification Bill Signed into Law California Gov. Gavin Newsom last week signed AB 5 into law, to go into effect on January 1, 2020. This bill codifies the Dynamex “ABC Test” to determine whether someone is considered an...
Legislative Update: Sept. 6, 2019 - Dynamex Gets Spotlight
September 06, 2019 20:39 Dynamex Bill Gets Spotlight in Final Weeks, Other Bills Also Active The Dynamex bill, AB 5, continues to get the lead role as we work through the final two weeks of the legislative session. To ensure its passage, the author has continued to accept ...
Legislative Update: Aug. 26, 2019 - CDI Says Wildfires Result In Coverage Unavailability
August 26, 2019 14:08 Department of Insurance Says Wildfires Making It Harder to Find Coverage The California Department of Insurance claims insurance is becoming harder to find for those in high wildfire-risk areas as a result of recent wildfires. The data reveals there was a six percen...
Legislative Update: Aug. 30, 2019 - The Look of the Land
August 30, 2019 20:27 An Overview of the Legislative Landscape, How Much Remains The Senate and Assembly Appropriations Committees this week took up remaining measures that have a fiscal impact. The Senate Appropriations Committee had 434 Assembly Bills on the Suspense File, while the Asse...
Legislative Update: July 19, 2019 - Commissioner Dispels Confusion Before Next Big Earthquake
July 19, 2019 16:28 Commissioner Ricardo Lara Notices of Earthquake Insurance Misinformation The recent earthquakes centered around Ridgecrest and Trona in Southern California have led to reports that some insurers and agents may be declining to write earthquake policies in var...
Legislative Update: July 29, 2019 - Temporary Win For Employers
July 29, 2019 12:58 Ninth Circuit Decides to Depublish Vasquez Decision The Dynamex saga is back for a sequel. In a brief yet temporary win for employers, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals depublished its Vasquez opinion. Remember, in Dynamex Operations West v. Superio...
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