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Be Clear On Meal And Rest Breaks

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Mar 8, 2018 3:56:09 PM

California employers are required to provide regular meal and rest breaks for workers. But being clear with these California labor laws can be be a challenge.

 

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Topics: meal and rest breaks, rest breaks, california break laws, california labor laws, independent contractors, employee lawsuits

Be Clear On Reporting Time Pay In California

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Feb 8, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Reporting time pay in California is intended to ensure that employees are paid for a mandated minimum number of hours if they are not allowed to work their full shift.

Employers in California, and their payroll and HR staff, are required to monitor these situations and ensure that any affected workers are paid correctly and accordingly. Employers are required by the Industrial Welfare Commission Orders to pay nonexempt employees for regularly scheduled, but un-worked time because of the lack of proper notification or inadequate scheduling by the employer.

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Topics: reporting time pay, employee lawsuits, california labor law, california break laws, california minimum wage

California Rest Break Law: Staying Compliant

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Jan 9, 2018 10:23:44 AM

Among the myriad of laws, rule and regulations businesses must comply with, meal and rest breaks in California can be some of the more challenging. 

Simply managing and complying with the regulatory maze of California labor laws can be difficult for employers and their HR managers.  Each year brings new laws and very few "old" ones ever get removed. As a result, this growing body of regulation can make payroll management functions confusing and frustrating for both management and staff.

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Topics: rest breaks, meal and rest breaks, california break laws, california labor law, labor law compliance

Employee "Rest" Period Rules - An Overview Of California Labor Law

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Mar 28, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Are you in compliance with California laws for rest breaks? Here's an overview of what you need to know to comply with the "rest" period rules.

[This guest post was provided by Douglas J. Farmer, Attorney, Ogletree Deakins, P.C., San Francisco. He can be contacted at doug.farmer@ogletreedeakins.com]

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Topics: meal and rest breaks, california break laws, rest breaks, labor law compliance, HR compliance, california labor law

California "Meal Period" Rules: A Checklist For What You Need To Know

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Mar 24, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Do you know the California break laws? Here's a checklist for what you need to know to comply with the "meal period" rules.

[This guest post was provided by Douglas J. Farmer, Attorney, Ogletree Deakins, P.C., San Francisco. He can be contacted at doug.farmer@ogletreedeakins.com]

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Topics: meal and rest breaks, california break laws, employee lawsuits, california labor law, ca labor laws

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