California Governor: Association Health Plans Are No More

Beginning July 1, 2020, all Association Health Plans must cease renewing existing large group contracts for small employers. As a result, by July 1, 2021, no small employers should be purchasing large group market coverage.Association Health Plans (AHPs) are group...

5 Big Challenges Faced By Small HR Departments

The human resources department is undoubtedly the most important asset of an organization. For smaller businesses, having an entire designated HR department can be out of reach and all HR compliance may depend on a less experienced employee or the business owners...

California Businesses Fight Against AB 5

The passing of Assembly Bill 5 has caused an uproar across multiple industries and both employers and contractors adjust to the changes. AB 5 was signed into law to clarify and codify the California Appeals Court’s 2018 decision to adopt the “ABC” test as a standard...

2020 Brings Changes to Cal/OSHA Reporting

Be safety aware and lower your workers’ compensation premiums.On January 1, 2020, changes to Cal/OSHA’s reporting requirements went into effect, making them even more specific than before and adding confusion for employers in the state who are struggling to juggle...