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Construction Defect Litigation
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Important Reminder for CALPASC Members Regarding Construction Defect Litigation »
  Important Reminder for CALPASC Members Regarding Claimants who Pursue Monetary Damages Through Construction...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Impacts 2017 West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Conference »
The 24th Conference was held in Anaheim on May 18 and 19, 2017.   CALPASC Director of Risk Management Bruc...
Monday, August 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Issues Amicus Brief in McMillin Albany v. Superior Court Providing Subcontractor Perspective »
This important case before the California Supreme Court will decide whether to allow plaintiffs in construction defect hav...
Thursday, March 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Issues Letter Requesting The California Supreme Court To Review Decision »
We recently advised our members of this adverse case for subcontractors. The ruling stretches further into an area of subj...
Thursday, October 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC And Construction Industry Groups Salute Agency Cooperation For Yielding Fast Results »
CALPASC And Construction Industry Groups Salute Agency Cooperation For Yielding Fast Results SACRAMENTO, Calif. , ...

Legislative Issues
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Two Important Wage and Hour Appellate Court Rulings for CALPASC Members to Review »
Two Important Wage and Hour Appellate Court Rulings for CALPASC Members to Review  ...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
California Can Require Prevailing Wages for Ready Mix Drivers on Public Works Projects »
  Federal Appeals Court Affirms: California Can Require Prevailing Wages for Ready Mix Drivers on Public Works Pr...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
CABIA Files Lawsuit against the State of California's PAGA »
  California Business & Industrial Alliance (CABIA) Files Law...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Alert to Changes in Prop 65 Warnings »
  Alert to Changes in Prop 65 Warnings   The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard...

Regulatory/CAL OSHA Issues
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Update on Requirement to File 300A OSHA Logs with Federal OSHA »
Update on Requirement to File 300A OSHA Logs with Federal OSHA   We alerted our CALPASC members in May of...
Friday, September 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cal/OSHA Standards Board Executive Officer Marley Hard is Retiring »
  Cal/OSHA Standards Board Executive Officer Marley Hard is Retiring   This development is a s...
Monday, July 9, 2018
Important Reminder for CALPASC Members for July 1, 2018 »
  Important Reminder for CALPASC Members for July 1, 2018...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The Heavily Increased Cal/OSHA Penalties for Serious Violations Take Effect »
The Heavily Increased Cal/OSHA Penalties for Serious Violations Take Effect We have alerted membe...
Monday, March 19, 2018
CALPASC Participates in Multiple Cal/OSHA Advisory Committees on Potential New Regulations »
  CALPASC Participates in Multiple Cal/OSHA Advisory Committees...

Unlicensed Contractors
Tuesday, February 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
January 11, 2017 Fraud Assessment Commission Meeting Update »
    The good work of the Commission continues. Insured employers pay part of their Workers' Compens...
Friday, December 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cal/OSHA Updates Construction Pocket Safety Guide to Promote Safety and Compliance in the Industry »
Cal/OSHA Updates Construction Pocket Safety Guide to Promote Safety and Compliance in the Industry Oakland —The...
Monday, October 27, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC in the News »
CALPASC Press Releases and Articles have appeared in many newspapers throughout California. Below are links to articles wh...
Friday, September 5, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
1 in 6 California construction jobs part of underground economy, study finds »
  California's construction industry is sinking underground. That's the conclusion of a new study from the Los Angel...
Friday, June 13, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC COMMENDS THE CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE’S LEAD ON STATEWIDE SWEEP FOR FRAUDULENT CON »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2014 Sacramento – The California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CALPAS...

Workers Compensation
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Los Angeles District Attorney Prosecutes $150 Million Workers' Compensation Insurance Fraud Case »
Los Angeles District Attorney Prosecutes $150 Million Workers' Compensation Insurance Fraud Case   CALPA...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Members Should Review the Current WCIRB Regulatory Filing for Possible Changers to Workers' Comp »
  CALPASC Members Should Review the Current WCIRB  Regulatory  Filing for Possible Changers to Work...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
CALPASC's Bruce Wick Provides Public Hearing Testimony on Workers' Comp Rates »
  CALPASC's Bruce Wick Provides Public Hearing Testimony on Workers' Comp Rates   Br...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Insurance Commissioner Approves Workers' Comp Regulatory Filing »
  Insurance Commissioner Approves Workers' Comp Regulatory Filing   Bruce Wick had testified at the p...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Bruce Wick Attended California Supreme Court Oral Argument »
  Bruce Wick Attended California Supreme Court Oral Argument CALPASC Director of Risk Manage...

Other News
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Minimum Wage Reminder »
  Reminder for CALPASC Members that the State Minimum Wage Increases January 1, 2019. For Construction, the Re...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Secure Choice Private Retirement Program Begins »
Secure Choice Private Retirement Program Begins   SB 1234-De...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Reminder of Changes to CARB (California Air Resources Board) Diesel Engine Regulations »
Reminder of Changes to CARB (California Air Resources Board) Diesel Engine Regulations   1. CARB m...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Reminder: Avoid Purchase of Illegal Diesel Particulate Filters to meet CARB Emission Requirements »
  Reminder: Avoid Purchase of Illegal Diesel Particulate Filters to meet CARB Emission Requirements  ...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Appellate Court Ruling Regarding Heat Illness »
  Appellate Court Ruling States that Drivers in Non-air Conditioned Vehicles Can be Subject to the Outdoor Heat I...

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