Join us on April 13 at 11 a.m. PT as we discuss the 2022 COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave Law reviving an employer’s obligation to provide paid sick leave for COVID-19 related absences.  

During the webinar, we will discuss the new legislation and how it interacts with California paid sick leave, exclusion pay, and supplemental paid sick leave under local ordinances. 

The webinar will be lead by Western Growers SVP and General Counsel Jason Resnick and BakerHostetler Partners Michael Chamberlin and David Stern.

Ann Donahue

Do you use computers in your office? Guess what, you're a tech company.

"We're not in a paper world anymore," says Greg Gatzke, President and CEO of ZAG Technical Services, countering the common misconception that there is a dividing line between the Salinas Valley and Silicon Valley.

"The more reliant you are on technology, the bigger you are, the more processing systems you have, the more vulnerable you are to attack," he says.

Ann Donahue

Last week an article entitled “Outbreak Investigations of Cyclospora cayetanensis Infections 2013-2020: Progress Made and Challenges that Remain” was published in the April/May issue of Food Safety Magazine.

The article’s main discussion points include common challenges encountered during outbreaks of Cyclosporiasis, successes and breakthroughs, sample findings and how to address future outbreaks. The authors note that recurring outbreaks of cyclosporiasis underscore the need for a comprehensive understanding of how Cyclospora cayetanensis contaminates water and produce.

Ann Donahue

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