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Important Update by Javier Sanchez, MD, District II Delegation Vice Chair re: AB890

On behalf of California Medical Association (CMA) House of Delegates District II Vice-Chair Javier Sanchez, MD, please download the FACT SHEET and TALKING POINTS regarding AB 890, which was signed into law by Governor Newsom yesterday, September 29, 2020.   These items will help to understand the law, next steps for CMA, and otherwise assist in answering questions that you may receive from colleagues or constituents. If you have further questions about AB 890, or the intended use of these resources, please contact SBCMS staff at or for assistance.   You ...

Employers' Top COVID-19 Related FAQs

SBCMS' legal Business Partner, Thakur Law Firm, has provided the following answers to the most frequently asked questions by Employers with COVID-19-related questions. The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically altered the way many of us work and live, leaving employers suddenly faced with a seemingly endless stream of new and unfamiliar workplace issues and an array of rapidly implemented new federal, state, and municipal employment laws. With federal social distancing guidance and California’s stay-home order in place for an undetermined time, it is imperative that employers stay up to date on the ...