If an employee complains to you about discrimination or harassment, you must that employee with care, because any action you take which the employee could view as punishment or retaliation for the complaint might be construed as illegal retaliation and result in legal action against you and your company.
California is known for a lot of things: Ronald Reagan, Hollywood, beaches, hippies, student protests — and some of the most relentlessly progressive politicians in the entire country Simply put, the government of California is out of control. In total, the state added 1,016 new laws to the books in 2019, including a silly “straw ban,”…
A version of this article first appeared on February 27, 2019 in the Stansberry Digest, published by Stansberry & Associates Investment Research, an independent investment research firm. You can visit them at www.stansberryresearch.com.
While the U.S. economy grew at nearly 3% in 2018, its best showing in years, global economic growth lost considerable momentum in the second half of last year. While the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has yet to release its final estimate of global GDP for all of 2018, most forecasters believe the global economy slowed…
Continued from Part 79 . . . Beneficial Beneficial deflation reveals itself through price declines, either generally (the Second Industrial Revolution) or specifically (e.g., ever-lowering prices for computer memory).
From roof decks to demolitions the City’s legislative agenda is packed with proposed legislation that will affect San Francisco’s small property owners in a variety of ways. Here’s an overview of some key proposals to watch in 2019.
I have never understood why it is “greed” to want to keep the money you have earned but not greed to want to take somebody else’s money. -Thomas Sowell, Stanford University Economist
Rent Increases Limited to 10% During Declared State of Emergencies The statute applies immediately after the President of the United States, the Governor of California, or city or county executive officer declares a state of emergency resulting from any natural or manmade disaster, such as an earthquake, flood, fire, riot, or storm. In that instance,…
Fair Housing and the EPA Impose More Fines! Break the Law and Break-Out Your Checkbook! Landlord Pays $9,000 to Settle With HUD
AOA’s TRASH LAWSUIT From Carol Shining, Shining Law Firm Friends: You may have recently read about a settlement between the City of Los Angeles and the seven franchisee waste haulers. According to these news reports, this settlement purports to change the contract between the City and the Haulers as certain distance fees. However, several things are important: