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Identifying, Reporting, and Contesting Lawsuits for Elder Abuse in Nursing Homes

Initially considered a social issue in society, elder abuse has now become both an important public health concern as well as a criminalized act in the US. The increasing elderly population is largely responsible for this transition. Laws have been created...

Types of Sexual Harassment in California

It’s 2017, but it’s not hard to believe that sexual harassment, and various other forms of harassment continue to occur within the workplace. An untold number of people across California still find themselves dealing with horrifying work environments...

California Employment Law and Paid Sick Leave

As of the first of July, 2015, the Healthy Families Act that was introduced last year in 2015 will begin to impose new requirements for paid sick leave on the employers within California. Most employers – regardless of their size or industry are...

California Laws, Title 22 Licensing, and Elder Abuse

Today is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, a day to recognize the elders who raised us. When someone chooses to utilize the services of a California nursing home for their loved ones, they do so with the understanding that the professionals within that...