Apr , On January , , Carmel code compliance officer provided a tip to the Contractors State License Board [CSLB] Investigator Zachary Zeidman that the defendant was trimming trees and had an employee present at the site working The defendant is a licensed contractor but had filed an exempt status
Oct , Consumers should be made aware that there are some pretty scary people out there, said Rick Lopes, chief of public affairs for the contractors board If you re bringing somebody into your Licensed contractors in California are required to undergo a criminal background check They are required to carry
Sep , After placing ads on Craigslist, California State License Board investigators go undercover posing as homeowners, when landscapers, painters, and other contractors show up, the agents give them the To Catch a Predator treatment CSLB recently announced that agents from the Statewide Investigative
Aug , During the summer months, many homeowners are interested in making needed repairs or other improvements to their homes However, before you begin the process, there are some things you should know The California Contractors State License Board (CSLB) requires contractors to include specific
Oct , Jerry Brown on Monday signed legislation to ensure farm labor contractors train employees on how to prevent and report sexual assault, a response to a PBS Frontline investigation that found sexual violence against women was a pervasive problem in California fields Senate Bill by Sen.
Mar , Real estate agents are often advised to create a network of contractors that they can share with clients In California, however, that referral network could cause problems for new homeowners When a California homeowner hires a contractor to work on a home, the contractor is ordinarily considered an
Apr , John California I will turn this August I have medical insurance and plan to continue working My human resources department is telling me I don t need Medicare until I retire Is this the right thing to do Phil Moeller Most likely, your HR folks are correct So long as you continue working and have
Mar , California s high speed rail authority board blames the state s Republican House delegation for the delay of a grant that would have benefited the bullet who lives in La Ca?ada Flintridge, rail authority Chief Executive Jeff Morales said the delay of contractors on the project alone would cost million.
May , In those cases, the contractors had identified themselves one way with the California Board of Contractors, but identified themselves slightly differently in the mechanics lien claims You can avoid almost all of the problems with misidentifying your company by identifying your company the same way every
Apr , Both a private contractor and the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) were issued citations by California s Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal OSHA) related to a fatality when a dozer rolled over Robert Reagan, , of Friant, California, was killed while fighting the
Oct , The board of the Kern County Water Agency on Thursday took a critical vote on the billion California WaterFix project manager Roger Patterson, who attended the minute Kern meeting, said his agency has been talking to Kern and other State Water Project contractors about possible deals.
Dec , This Friday s Five reviews five keys issues on the NLRB s ruling in Hy Brand Industrial Contractors and Brandt Construction Co and the joint employer test for California employers The Hy Brand decision overrules the NLRB s prior holding in Browning Ferris In Browning Ferris, the Board held that even