Independent contractor

State Senator Moorlach gets to say "I told you so!" over California's attempted end-run around recent changes to federal tax law.

Senator John M. W. Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa) announced today that he has amended SB 990 to suspend AB 5 — the law enacted last year that prohibits many Californians from doing business as independent contractors. “Californians should be free from the chains of this AB 5 nonsense,” Moorlach said. Senate …continue reading

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today issued the following statement after U.S. District Judge Morrison C. England, Jr. dismissed a federal lawsuit filed by the Western States Trucking Association (WSTA) seeking to undermine state regulations that protect the welfare of workers. The ruling in Western States Trucking Association v. Schoorl …continue reading