Governor Newsome Announces Paid Sick Leave for California food Workers During the Pandemic and Other Consumer Protections

On August 16, 2020 Governor Newsome signed an executive order to help California food service workers during the COVID-19 health crisis. The protections apply to food workers for large employers by providing two weeks of paid sick leave. The order supplements a federal relief order that provides similar paid sick leave...

New San Francisco Laws Provides a “Right To Reemployment” for Some Pandemic Employees

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors decided in June 2020 to pass an ordinance to help the community during the COVID-19 healthcare crises. The law went into effect after the Mayor declined to sign it. The ordinance, now law, applies to employers who have more than 100 employees. The law applies through September 1, ...