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This Week's Alert - July 10, 2015

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Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2015 14:45:36 +0000

             
This Week's Alert - July 10, 2015

* U.S. High Court Upholds Citizen Redistricting; CalChamber, California Governors Aid Victory

* Roadway Repair Projects Speedier with CalChamber Job Creator Bill

* Clarifying California’s Sick Leave Law; Employers Must Have Policy in Place to Cap Sick Leave Benefit at 3 Days

* CalChamber-Backed Job Creator Bill Seeks to Limit Frivolous, Costly Litigation; Opportunity to Cure Technical Violations on Itemized Wage Statement

* Labor Law Corner: No Definitive List of Disabilities in Federal or California Law

Entire Newsletter: More Articles (PDF) - http://links.email.calchamber.com/ctt?kn=21&ms=NDkwNzEzMDgS1&r=NDc4MzYyMjQ3MzES1&b=2&j=NzIxMjU0MjA5S0&mt=1&rt=0

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U.S. High Court Upholds Citizen Redistricting; CalChamber, California Governors Aid Victory

The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of Arizona citizens’ decision to have congressional district lines drawn by an independent redistricting commission rather than legislators.

Read the full story - http://links.email.calchamber.com/ctt?kn=9&ms=NDkwNzEzMDgS1&r=NDc4MzYyMjQ3MzES1&b=2&j=NzIxMjU0MjA5S0&mt=1&rt=0

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Roadway Repair Projects Speedier with CalChamber Job Creator Bill

Roadway repair and maintenance projects will be expedited and cost

Read the full story - http://links.email.calchamber.com/ctt?kn=19&ms=NDkwNzEzMDgS1&r=NDc4MzYyMjQ3MzES1&b=2&j=NzIxMjU0MjA5S0&mt=1&rt=0

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Clarifying California’s Sick Leave Law; Employers Must Have Policy in Place to Cap Sick Leave Benefit at 3 Days

In the midst of much misinformation and confusion, July 1 marked the day California employers were required to begin providing paid sick leave benefits to their eligible employees.

Read the full story - http://links.email.calchamber.com/ctt?kn=32&ms=NDkwNzEzMDgS1&r=NDc4MzYyMjQ3MzES1&b=2&j=NzIxMjU0MjA5S0&mt=1&rt=0

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CalChamber-Backed Job Creator Bill Seeks to Limit Frivolous, Costly Litigation; Opportunity to Cure Technical Violations on Itemized Wage Statement

A recently amended bill identified by the California Chamber of Commerce as a job creator that aims to limit frivolous, costly litigation passed the Senate Judiciary Committee this week.

Read the full story - http://links.email.calchamber.com/ctt?kn=16&ms=NDkwNzEzMDgS1&r=NDc4MzYyMjQ3MzES1&b=2&j=NzIxMjU0MjA5S0&mt=1&rt=0

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Labor Law Corner: No Definitive List of Disabilities in Federal or California Law

My employee says she has a fragrance sensitivity and is demanding that I purchase unscented products for our cleaning service to use, even though the service provides its own products as part of our contract. She claims it is required as a disability accommodation, but I don’t think a fragrance sensitivity qualifies as a disability. Where can I find an official list of disabilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)?

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CalChamber Member Feedback

"CalChamber does the heavy lifting for businesses in California by explaining to policy leaders how current and proposed state laws create hurdles for employers trying to create jobs and by working to achieve consensus on how to solve the problems."

Grace Evans Cherashore
Chief Executive Officer
Evans Hotels
San Diego

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Next Alert: July 24

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Additional Links:

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Calendar of Events - http://links.email.calchamber.com/ctt?kn=23&ms=NDkwNzEzMDgS1&r=NDc4MzYyMjQ3MzES1&b=2&j=NzIxMjU0MjA5S0&mt=1&rt=0

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Received on Fri Jul 10 2015 - 07:43:50 PDT

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