California Employment Law Update – What Companies Need To Know

March 22, 2019 at 10:00am12:00pm
California Israel Chamber of Commerce
Cohere Technologies

2250 Walsh Ave.
Suite 150
Santa Clara, CA 95051

Jeff Polsky,  co-chair of Fox’s Labor & Employment Department, will outline new employment laws and regulations and discuss the legal trends that affect California employers.


  • New laws addressing sexual harassment in the workplace, including expanded training requirements and increased liability
  • Changes to the accommodations employers must provide to breastfeeding employees
  • A new mandate for public companies based in California to have women on their board of directors
  • The latest updates on legalized marijuana in the workplace
  • The evolving test for determining independent contractor status
  • An update on last year’s ban on salary history inquiries during the interview process
  • The latest on Ban the Box, with tips for how to conduct compliant interviews

The California Israel Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit, industry-supported organization dedicated to promoting and strengthening business, investment and entrepreneurship.