Tag Archives: California

New California Labor Laws to Ring in 2022

Thursday, December 16, 2021 In true California fashion, the legislature had a busy session that resulted in a number of new employment-related statutes and amendments being passed just in time for the holidays and will go into effect as of January 1, 2022 (unless otherwise noted below). While there were a few welcome “stocking stuffers”… Read More »

Crime rates in California, San Diego rise from pandemic lows

SAN DIEGO — San Diego is prominently featured in a new study highlighting California’s rise in both property and violent crimes in 2021, though policy experts note that overall crime rates are similar to pre-pandemic levels. The analysis from the Public Policy Institute of California comes during a time of increased scrutiny on crime in… Read More »

California Enacts New Employment Laws for 2022 | McGuireWoods LLP

As usual, the new year will bring a slew of new California employment laws. Following is a summary of many of the more significant new and widely applicable employment laws that will take effect in California on Jan. 1, 2022, unless otherwise stated. Minimum Wage Increases Effective Jan. 1, 2022, the California state minimum wage… Read More »

California Labor Law Review of 2021

Thursday, December 9, 2021 2021 has been another busy year for the Legislature’s enactment of new laws affecting California employers. Below you will find our annual 2021 Employment Law Update. REAL PROPERTY OWNERS MAY BECOME SUBJECT TO LIENS FOR WAGE AND HOUR VIOLATIONS SB 572, which becomes effective January 1, 2022, provides additional enforcement mechanisms… Read More »