The new legislation retroactively confirms the validity of these greater-than-12-hour meal period waivers and amends section 516 of the Labor Code is to read, “the Industrial Welfare Commission may adopt or amend working condition orders with respect to break periods, meal periods, and days of rest for any workers in California consistent with the health and welfare of those workers.” … [Read more...] about California Meal Period Waivers Continue for Health Care Workers under New Law
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A new New Jersey law prohibits pregnancy discrimination in the workplace and requires employers to provide pregnant employees with reasonable, pregnancy-related accommodations, upon request, absent a showing of undue hardship. California and Maryland are other states that have extended their accommodation requirements to pregnant workers. The New Jersey law, signed by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on January 21, 2014, is effective immediately. The law amends the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination, N.J.S.A. 10:5-12, which now protects 17 characteristics from discrimination. … [Read more...] about New Jersey Employers Must Provide Pregnant Employees Accommodations under New Law
Microsoft president Brad Smith issued this statement: “We welcome the Supreme Court’s ruling ending our case in light of the Cloud Act being signed into to law. Our goal has always been a new law and international agreements with strong privacy protections that govern how law enforcement gathers digital evidence across borders. As the governments of the U.K. and Australia have recognized, the Cloud Act encourages these types of agreements, and we urge the U.S. government to move quickly to negotiate them.” … [Read more...] about New law makes Microsoft case on search warrants moot, Supreme Court says
SECTIONS Search E-edition Customer Service Customer Service SacBee Rewards About Us About Us Contact Us Apps Mobile & Apps Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube News in Education (NIE) Newsletters Local Sacramento Region Arena City Beat Crime Local Govt Salary Database The Homeless Marcos Bretón Transportation Education Environment Health & Medicine Traffic Conditions Weather Communities Elk Grove Folsom/El Dorado Roseville/Placer Yolo Sports Sports Kings NBA News 49ers Giants Oakland A's High School Sports Joe Davidson More Sports Raiders NFL News MLB News River Cats Soccer Colleges Golf Autos Racing Politics Politics Capitol Alert State Workers The California Influencer Series Local Elections PoliGRAPH State Worker Salary Database Legislative Gifts … [Read more...] about Religious, cultural symbols allowed at California high school graduations under new law
Jallikattu means an event involving bulls conducted with a view to follow tradition and culture on such days from the months of January to May of a calendar year and in such places, as may be notified by the Tamil Nadu Government, and includes “manjuviratu”, “vadamadu” and erudhuvidumvizha”. [Section 2 (dd) of the Prevention of Cruelty Act, 1960, after amended by the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Tamil Nadu Amendment) Ordinance, 2017]. One of the first known instances of Jallikattu in Indian history occurred between the 1st and 4th century BC. The controversy on this issue was disgorged from the time when the Hon’ble Supreme Court on 7.05.2014, in the case of “Animal Welfare Board Of India Vs A. Nagaraja & Ors in CIVIL APPEAL NO. 5387 OF 2014, (2014) 7 SCC 547” (Hereafter “AWBI Case, 2014”), struck down the Tamil Nadu Regulation of Jallikattu Act, 2009, while stopping the use of bulls on the eve of Jallikattu as … [Read more...] about New Law On Jallikattu: Fraud To The People Or Panacea For Ancient Tradition?