New Guidance on California’s Salary History Ban

Employers looking to move into California or expand operations in the State should familiarize themselves with California’s salary history ban. The law, enacted last year, prohibits employers from seeking or relying on salary history information about an “applicant” for employment. It also requires employers, upon reasonable request, to provide the pay scale for a position… Continue reading New Guidance on California’s Salary History Ban

California Enacts Strict Privacy Law

Last week, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law AB 375, the so-called California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. The Act takes effect in January 2020 and includes some features of the GDPR. Under the Act, California consumers will have the right to request that a business that collects a consumer’s personal information disclose to… Continue reading California Enacts Strict Privacy Law