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Opinion: Reform the Job-Killing Private Attorneys General Act to Help California Economy Recover

Widespread vaccinations are putting the COVID-19 pandemic in the rearview mirror. Now, it’s time for…

“Julie Su is Jumping Ship:” Su Criticized in Full-Page USA Today Ad

Today, the California Business and Industrial Alliance (CABIA) took out a full-page ad in USA Today calling out CA…

Reform the Private Attorneys General Act, which didn’t really help workers

This opinion piece originally ran in Cal Matters and features research from a CABIA Foundation report…

FULL-PAGE AD: The Real Madness this March? Su Nominated Despite $11 Billion in UI Fraud

Today, the California Business and Industrial Alliance (CABIA) ran a full-page ad in Roll Call…

NEW REPORT: Former State Labor Officials Find CA’s PAGA Law Has Failed Californians

A new report authored by the former California Department of Industrial Relations Director, Christine Baker and former…

Ahead of Senate Hearing, CABIA Criticizes Julie Su in New Report, Video

Next Tuesday, California Labor Chief Julie Su will have her nomination hearing for the number…

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Insight and Commentary on Wage and Hour Law Developments Affecting Employers
Ninth Circuit Delivers Complete Victory to Walmart on Wage Statement Claims and Rejects Article III Standing to PAGA-Plaintiffs Without Personal Injury Continue Reading…

On May 28, 2021, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals delivered a win to Walmart in a lawsuit brought by Roderick Magadia (“Magadia”) alleging violations of California’s wage statement and…

Illinois State Legislators Authorize Increased Wage Theft Penalties Continue Reading…

On May 25, 2021, both houses of the Illinois General Assembly approved an amendment to the State’s Wage Payment and Collection Act (“the Act”).  The change would require employers who…

The Ninth Circuit Finds California’s ABC Test Is Not Preempted by the Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Act Continue Reading…

For decades, the practice of motor carriers arranging for freight to be transported by independent owner-operators—i.e., independent contractors who drive their own trucks—has been ubiquitous. However, this practice is now…