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New CA Law Prohibits Job Discrimination Against Veterans

New at LAS-ELCNovember 11, 2013

As we honor the service of veterans on this Veterans Day, we must also remember the obstacles veterans face when they return to civilian life - including the critical challenge of finding and keeping a job. More

Vietnamese American Workers’ Rights Project to Hold Series of Community Education Events

Press ReleaseOctober 31, 2013

The Vietnamese American Workers’ Rights Project (VAWRP), which provides free legal services to Vietnamese Americans facing problems in the workplace, today announces a series of Vietnamese-language community workshops aimed at educating the Vietnamese American community in the South Bay about their rights on the job.

Employment Protections for Abuse Victims

PublicationOctober 17, 2013

Domestic Violence Employment Protections Bill Becomes Law

New at LAS-ELCOctober 11, 2013

Today, Governor Brown signed SB 400, a bill authored by State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) to provide employment protections to survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking.  The new law will take effect January 1, 2014.More

Domestic Violence Employment Protections Bill Becomes Law

Press ReleaseOctober 11, 2013

Today, Governor Brown signed SB 400, a bill authored by State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) to provide employment protections to survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking.  The new law will take effect January 1, 2014.

Getting Girls in the Game Benefits Us All

PublicationOctober 10, 2013

Mayor Lee Signs Family Friendly Workplace Ordinance

New at LAS-ELCOctober 9, 2013

Mayor Ed Lee today signed the Family Friendly Workplace Ordinance into law, encouraging employers and employees to create flexible work arrangements so workers can meet family caregiving obligations.More

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