2016 California Employment Law Update

December 9, 2015

Complimentary Webinar

Each year, the California State Legislature bestows new employment-related laws upon California employers. McGuireWoods’ California Labor and Employment lawyers reviewed the most significant changes and additions to California law that will impact employers in 2016.


  • California and local minimum wage update
  • Paid sick leave and “kin care” statutes
  • Piece-rate compensation
  • Private Attorney General Act cure provision
  • Expanded labor commissioner powers
  • Updated gender wage equality law
  • Immigration-related legal protections

McGuireWoods Panelists

  • Matthew C. Kane, Partner
  • Michael D. Mandel, Partner
  • Sabrina A. Beldner, Senior Counsel