On January 5, 2021, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a motion, proposed by new Board Chair Supervisor Hilda Solis and newly elected Supervisor Holly Mitchell, that takes steps toward requiring certain frontline grocery and retail food employers in the County to pay an additional ...
As we prepare to put 2020 in the rearview mirror, many of us will not have fond memories of the year.
What can we really say about 2020?—a year more unique than any year we can remember.
With the impending installment of a new presidential administration, employers can expect a potential wave of newly-proposed, employment-related federal legislation.
On Sunday, December 27, 2020, President Trump signed the latest round of COVID-19 legislation, the 5,500-page Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021.
In its recent passage of the 2021 stimulus bill, Congress may have vanquished the last hopes of the plaintiffs’ bar seeking to require Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) lenders to pay agent fees for accountants in a wave of putative class action lawsuits.
It was another busy year for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau), with two lead stories this year: constitutionality and the COVID-19 pandemic.
On December 21, 2020, Congress passed a $900 billion aid package to help address economic hardships wrought by COVID-19.
On December 10, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) released a Proposed Rule with the goal of “making the prior authorization process less burdensome for payers and providers, and in turn, avoiding care delays for patients.”
Last week, Los Angeles County (the County) experienced the highest daily numbers of new COVID-19 deaths, cases and hospitalizations ever reported throughout the pandemic.