From July 4, Jobactive — the Australian government’s main employment services program — will be replaced by a new service called Workforce Australia Employment Services Provider.  If you’ve been on Jobactive while receiving the JobSeeker Payment, you’ll soon be moved to the new program. Workforce Australia has begun contacting participants about how they’ll be […]

Near the end of 2021, a flurry of decisions that significantly affect employers facing and settling Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) lawsuits were published. The first two decisions, Uribe v. Crown Building Maintenance Co. (2021) 70 Cal.App.5th 986 and Turrieta v. Lyft, Inc. (2021) 69 Cal.App.5th 955 were decided on the same day–30 September […]