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Governor Wolf Issues New Opioid Prescription Guidelines for Injured Workers

In an effort to combat opioid addiction, the Wolf Administration recently rolled out a set of opioid prescribing guidelines to assist health care providers treating workers’ compensation patients. Highlighting the need for reform, Governor Wolf stated: “[i]n 2017, there were … Continue reading

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Executive Order of the Governor protecting the personal privacy of public sector workers

Executive Order of the Governor protecting the personal privacy of public sector workersExecutive Order No. 183  [ 8 EO 183]WHEREAS, the labor movement was born in New York State more than a century ago, when, in the wake of the … Continue reading

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Missouri Governor Set to Sign Income Tax Cuts

On Thursday, Missouri Governor Mike Parson (R) is set to sign House Bill 2540, which cuts the top rate of the individual income tax from 5.9 to 5.5 percent next year, while continuing with triggered reductions that could potentially bring … Continue reading

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Governor Signs Two Employment Bills: AB 2770, AB 2587

Governor Brown signs two employment laws; one sponsored by CalChamber. On July 9, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed two employment-related bills that are effective January 1, 2019: one sexual harassment bill to protect victims of harassment and one bill … Continue reading

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California Governor Signs into Law the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018

Our colleagues Cathie Meyer and Amy Pierce have published a Client Alert titled California Enacts Mini-GDPR Effective January 1, 2020. Under the new law, covered businesses will need to update policies and procedures for responding to customer inquiries about collection, use, … Continue reading

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