California Governor Vetoes Return-to-Work Bill
The requirements of the bill "place too onerous a burden on employers navigating the tough challenges” of the pandemic, Gov. Gavin Newsom says.
Law Allowing College Players to Profit From Their Image Has Big Implications
California Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed legislation letting college athletes in the state negotiate contracts for the use of their names and images.
Gig Worker Protection Bill Passes California Senate
The bill would require gig economy workers to be reclassified as employees instead of independent contractors.
Wells Fargo Facing California Criminal Probe
The state attorney general is investigating whether bank employees stole customers' identities when they created unauthorized accounts.
Municipal Adviser Charged With Bidding Fraud
The case is the SEC’s first enforcement action under the municipal adviser anti-fraud provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act.
Apple Powers Up With Solar Energy
The computing giant's $848 million deal to buy solar power is the largest ever for a company that isn't a utility.
The Safe Way to Slash Workers’ Comp Costs
Zeroed in on curbing supermarket injuries, Safeway’s risk manager advises CFOs to install peer-to-peer safety systems to cut workers' compensation expenses.
The Perfect Web Hosting
A new breed of outsourcer asks: Why buy an ERP system when you can lease one--over the Internet?