One Presumption Bill Advances, Another Fails

The Senate Labor, Public Employment and Retirement committee advanced SB 1159, authored by committee chair Senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo), and co-authored by Assembly Insurance Committee Chair Assemblyman Tom Daly … Read More »

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Lines Drawn Over Dynamex Decision

California’s latest legislative session was not even one day old, and already battle lines are being drawn over the proper classification of workers as either independent contractors or employees. The … Read More »

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QMEs Demand Input On Fee Schedule

The Division of Workers’ Compensation’s efforts to rewrite the rules for medical-legal billing in California’s workers’ comp system is running into a firestorm of opposition. A recent forum posting of … Read More »

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Drayage Bill Creates New Legal Jeopardy

California companies that rely on imported products could soon find themselves legislatively made enforcers for the trucking unions. SB 1402 by Sen. Ricardo Lara (D-Los Angeles) calls for the Division … Read More »

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