Tag Archives: Californias

FCRA Completely Preempts Californias CCRAA

Question: Does the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act preempt all actions filed under Californias Consumer Credit Reporting Agency Act? Answer: Yes, according to the First District Court of Appeal, Division One, in Liceaga v. Debt Recovery Solutions, LLC (A120277), decided … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Lunch: Understanding California’s Meal Period Laws

Here are some fun facts about lunch. The origin of the word lunch (luncheon) comes from the anglo-saxon word, “nuncheon,” meaning “noon drink.” In Spanish, the word for lunch is almuerzo. In German, lunch is mittagessen. Hobbits call it Elevenses. … Continue reading

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California’s Plan To Tax Texts Is Regulation Run Amok

California regulators have proposed a new text messaging tax that would increase the phone bills of millions of California residents who have a texting plan.  This new tax is a stupid idea that I hope doesn’t spread across the country … Continue reading

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California’s Commercial Cannabis Licensing Agencies Submit Permanent Regulations for Final Review

California’s Commercial Cannabis Licensing Agencies released the Permanent Regulations submitted to the Office of Administrative Law for final review. California’s Commercial Cannabis Regulations were first issued as Emergency Regulations in December 2017. Those Emergency Regulations were revised and published in … Continue reading

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U.S. Closes California’s San Ysidro Border Crossing Over Migrant Fears

U.S. Customs and Border Protection briefly closed California’s San Ysidro border crossing Monday. San Ysidro, writes USA Today, is the busiest land port along the U.S.-Mexico border. Customs and Border Protection temporarily halted northbound traffic for more than three hours, … Continue reading

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