Women On Board
By: Rebecca Smith Nearly one-quarter of California-headquartered publicly held domestic or foreign corporations have no female directors. No later than the close of the 2019 calendar year, those companies will need to add at least one. Senate Bill 826 (SB 826) signed by Governor Brown on September 30, 2018 has mandated this change. And, if…
Department of Justice – North Carolina Duel Over Transgender Individuals’ Civil Rights.
By: Agne Krutules On May 9, 2016, the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed a complaint against the State of North Carolina, the University of North Carolina (UNC) and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS) in the U.S. District Court in Greensboro, North Carolina. The lawsuit seeks a preliminary injunction to block implementation of…
New Jersey Imposes Another Posting Requirement on Employers
By: Brad Adler
In addition to a record keeping requirement notice, a family leave insurance notice and others, New Jersey employers now will be required to post and distribute to employees a notice of their right to work in an environment free from gender-based pay discrimination. The new law applies to organizations with 50