New Year, New Immigration Laws For Calif. Employers
By Gregory Wald, Squire Patton Boggs LLP
Law360, New York (January 5, 2017, 12:12 PM EST) -- No one can deny that 2017 will be a year of change. When it comes to laws relating to immigration and employment, change may look different in California compared to the rest of the nation. The following highlights just a few recently passed laws relating to immigration which will impact California employers. All were signed by the governor and took effect on Jan. 1, 2017.
Senate Bill 1001; Employment: Unfair Practices — This comprehensive bill pertains to immigration-related discrimination protections relating to “document abuse” in the hiring or...