Weekly catch-up

California Streamin’. Gov. Jerry Brown has either signed into law or allowed to take effect a torrent of new employment laws that will take effect January 1. Nestor Barrero of our LA-Century City Office has a summary of the significant ones, with recommendations for employers with operations there. Check it out!

Travel Ban 3 has been blocked. First, a federal court in Hawaii blocked President Trump’s September 24 travel ban Proclamation, which replaced the travel ban Executive Order that he issued on March 6 (“Travel Ban 2”).

Then, before the ink was dry on Will Krasnow’s excellent Immigration Dispatch on the Hawaii injunction, a federal judge in Maryland did likewise. Both injunctions affect the ban only as it applies to Muslim-majority nations. And, of course, the Administration is sure to appeal.

Image Credit: From flickr, Creative Commons license, by Jelene Morris.

Robin Shea has more than 20 years' experience in employment litigation, including Title VII and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act (including the Amendments Act). 
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