California often is recognized as one of the most family-friendly states given its myriad of employment leaves of absence and protections. Despite the state already being a leader on this issue, however, expanding or creating more leave policies continues to be an active area of legislation. Erika Frank, CalChamber Executive Vice President of Legal Affairs and General Counsel, and Jennifer Barrera, CalChamber Executive Vice President review and discuss three bills seeking to expand protected leaves of absence in California.
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Episode 15: Meals and Breaks at the Office
Episode 14: Employee Misclassification
Episode 13: Ghost Employees and Applicants
Episode 12: Go-go Economy Fuels Record Budget Surplus
Episode 11: Labor Headlines
Episode 10: Marijuana and the Workplace
Episode 8: Labor Law Helpline: What’s Your Question?
Episode 7: Taxes, Taxes and More Taxes
Episode 6: Men and #MeToo Movement
Episode 5: Legislative Changes Needed to Fix California Consumer Privacy Act
Episode 4: Say Cheese: Cameras In The Workplace, On-line Communication, and the Internet Test Bounds of Privacy
Episode 3: California Leads Presidential Election Landscape in 2020
Episode 2: Dynamex—The Elimination of Independent Contractors?
Episode 1: Employers Lead the Charge: Preventing Sexual Harassment in the California Workplace
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