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California assembly passes wildfire bill to assist utilities, Bloomberg says

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 11th, 2019

California governor signs bill to help PG&E with wildfire costs, Bloomberg says

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 21st, 2018

PG&E to offer $13.5 billion in compensation to wildfire victims: Bloomberg

Bankrupt California power producer PG&E Corp is offering $13.5 billion in compensation to wildfire victims as part of a restructuring plan, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing people with knowledge of the situation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 11th, 2019

NC regulatory board faces new delay in filling three open posts

With the N.C. General Assembly ticking down to what may be the final hours for much of its business in the current session, the fate of three nominees to the shorthanded N.C. Utilities Commission may be back in limbo. Last week, Sen. Bill Rabon moved .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2019

California regulator to probe utilities" mass power outages aimed at preventing fires

California regulators said on Monday they will open a formal probe of whether utilities violated any rules by cutting power to millions of residents for days as a precaution during recent periods of high winds and heightened wildfire risks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

California regulator to investigate utilities" mass fire-prevention power outages

The California Public Utilities Commission on Monday said it would open a formal investigation of wide-scale precautionary power outages imposed by several utilities this month as high winds posed heightened wildfire risks across the state......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 28th, 2019

Brexit withdrawal agreement bill passes by 329-299 vote, Bloomberg reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 22nd, 2019

LeBron James explains why he supports college athletes" right to earn from their name and likeness after California passes Fair Pay to Play Act

Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports On Monday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed SB 206, also known as the Fair Pay to Play Act, a bill that gives student-athlete.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 30th, 2019

Newsom signs sweeping new California labor rules into law

Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 5 into law, which radically changes the state's employment laws and in many cases will make employees out of independent contractors. The new law also sets up a political dispute with the leading companies in th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2019

California Senate passes ride-hail bill that has divided Democrats over the future of Uber and Lyft drivers

Former Obama officials have gone to work for Uber and Lyft. With a new ride-hail bill, they're pitted against presidential candidates and fresh faces in Congress......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 12th, 2019

California Senate passes bill to ban facial recognition

California Senate passes bill to ban facial recognition in police body cameras as momentum grows at local, state, and federal level State legislatures in New... The post California Senate passes bill to ban facial recognition appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 12th, 2019

Bill capping rents heads to Gov. Newsom

Rent increases on most apartments and many single-family homes in California would be capped on an annual basis under a bill headed to Gov. Gavin Newsom. The California State Assembly passed Assembly Bill 1482 Wednesday, after the state Senate di.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2019

California Senate passes bill to tighten gig worker rule

EMPLOYMENT-CALIFORNIA/ (UPDATE 1):UPDATE 1-California Senate passes bill to tighten "gig" worker rule.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 11th, 2019

California Senate passes bill to tighten gig worker rule

EMPLOYMENT-CALIFORNIA/ (UPDATE 1):UPDATE 1-California Senate passes bill to tighten "gig" worker rule.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 11th, 2019

California senate passes bill giving Uber drivers stronger rights

The California State Senate voted Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it more difficult for companies like Uber to classify workers as contractors rather than employees. Ryan Brooks reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 11th, 2019

California passes landmark bill to remake gig economy

Under the measure, which would go into effect Jan. 1, workers must be designated as employees instead of contractors if a company exerts control over how they perform their tasks or if their work is part of a company’s regular business......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2019

California Senate passes bill to tighten "gig" worker rule

The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 11th, 2019

Sweeping bill on independent contractors passes California state Senate

California legislator.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 11th, 2019

Bill to help PG&E pay wildfire claims stalls

A bill to let troubled California utility PG&E borrow m.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 6th, 2019

California Governor Backs Bill That Would Reclassify Lyft, Uber Drivers

Lyft Inc (NASDAQ: LYFT) shares are in the green despite the advancement of Assembly Bill 5 to the Senate floor on Friday by California legislators. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 4th, 2019

Gig economy bill has new exemptions — and support from Newsom

The bill that aims to change California law to limit independent contractor status to people who are exempt from being employees appears destined to become law. Assembly Bill 5 passed its final committee hearing Friday, and Gov. Gavin Newsom has s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2019