Get the Scoop on California’s Bereavement Leave Law

Posted on: June 28th, 2023 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

The California Civil Rights Department (CRD) recently released a detailed set of frequently asked questions about a new bereavement law that requires employers in the state with five or more workers to provide leave for up to five days to a worker who loses an immediate family member. The law, which took effect Jan. 1, […]

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New Ownership Disclosure Rules May Affect Your Business

Posted on: June 20th, 2023 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

Under new U.S. Treasury Department rules, businesses with fewer than 20 employees and less than $5 million in annual revenue will have to start reporting ownership and control information to the federal government every year. The requirement, issued under the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA), is expected to affect 32 million small businesses across the country. […]

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EEOC Publishes Guidance on Using AI in Employment Decisions

Posted on: June 13th, 2023 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has issued new guidance on how employers can properly use software, algorithms and artificial intelligence-driven decision-making tools when screening job applicants and selecting candidates. The EEOC has grown concerned about possible adverse impacts of these technologies that can help employers with a wide range of employment matters, like hiring decisions, […]

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Class Code Changes Coming after Rating Bureau Filing Approved

Posted on: June 6th, 2023 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

If you have staff who work remotely, you’ll want to pay attention to changes that are coming to the workers’ compensation class code you use for them. Starting Sept. 1, California’s telecommuter class code will finally get its own pure premium rates, that is lower than what’s currently being charged. Since many people starting working […]

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