2020 What's New Archive

Division of Labor Standards Enforcement

December 2020

December 31, 2020 California’s Minimum Wage to Increase to $14 per Hour for Large Employers, $13 per Hour for Small Employers
December 16, 2020 California Worker Safety Concerns Intensify During the Holiday Season Due to Increased Demand for Products and Services
California Labor Agency, DIR address COVID-19 pandemic health and safety concerns

September 2020

September 22, 2020 Labor Commissioner’s Office Launches Business Engagement Program for Employers in California

August 2020

August 31, 2020

California Labor Commissioner, California Commission on the Status of Women and Girls and The Office of the First Partner Launch Workplace Rights Ambassador Project #EqualPayCA Trainings

The first event will be held in recognition of Black Women’s Equal Pay Day today from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

August 24, 2020 DIR Posts Electronic Payroll Reporting Requirements for Public Works Projects That Use Ready-Mix Concrete
August 12, 2020 Labor Commissioner’s Office Reaches $2.6 Million Settlement Securing Unpaid Wages for 133 Bay Area Restaurant Workers
August 5, 2020 Labor Commissioner’s Office Files Lawsuits against Uber and Lyft for Engaging in Systemic Wage Theft

July 2020

July 13, 2020 Labor Commissioner’s Office Files Suit Against Gig-Economy Car Wash Company for Misclassifying and Underpaying Workers

March 2020

March 13, 2020

Attorney General Becerra, Labor Commissioner’s Office Challenge Federal Action Undermining Protections for Bus Drivers

March 10, 2020 California Labor Commissioner’s Office Cites Restaurant Owners Over $2 Million for Wage Theft