Wednesday, June 29, 2011

June 8, 2011 Issue - State Legislation Update

June 8, 2011 Issue
GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS NEWS
UPDATED STATE LEGISLATION

California Senate Bill 459 (UPDATED)
Sponsored by Senator Ellen Corbett (D – Majority)
This legislation prohibits willful misclassification of employees as independent contractors. The bill gives authorization to the Labor and Workforce Development Agency to assess specified civil penalties from persons or employers who are in violation. This bill would require an