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Free COVID-19 Resources

During these difficult times, the Law Office of Karen J. Sloat is caring for our clients and community by providing FREE resources to help navigate the deluge of new and complex issues we are all facing. Please visit the new COVID-19 section on our Resources Page to...

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Minimum Wage Increase

California continues to implement its stair-step minimum wage increases. Effective January 1, 2020, the statewide minimum wage for employers with 25 or fewer employees increased to $12.00 per hour, and employers with 26 or more employees must pay at least $13.00 per...

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2019 Labor and Employment Law Updates

To all California Employers and Employees – Please note all of these new California employment laws, effective January 1, 2019, which affect your workplace: Reminder: Minimum Wage Increase Most of you are aware of the increase to the minimum wage, but employers should...

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