Kate De La Cruz
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Kate De La Cruz focuses her practice on employment law. Kate has experience with litigation and transactions focused on civil rights.Read Kate De La Cruz's full bio.
By Ellen M. Bronchetti and Kate De La Cruz on Oct 1, 2020
Posted In Employee Benefits, Employment, Labor
On September 17, 2020, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed SB 1159 into law, which is effective immediately for all employers. Among other things, the law creates a “disputable presumption” under workers’ compensation statutes for certain employees with confirmed cases of COVID-19 and establishes reporting requirements on confirmed cases and number of employees. Access the article.
By Kate De La Cruz on Jul 23, 2020
Posted In Employment
Complying with the federal WARN Act, a layoff or shutdown notification law, and its state counterparts is more than just crunching numbers. In a recent Bloomberg Law article, McDermott Will & Emery’s Kate De La Cruz examines five “alarms” companies should consider to ensure compliance. Access the article.