Print Page | Sign In | Join CSP
Silicon Valley Chapter: Mixed Bag of 2020 New Laws and COVID-19
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
Silicon Valley Chapter: Mixed Bag of 2020 New Laws and COVID-19

Join one of Southern California's "SuperLawyers", Jon Light, as he updates us on this year's employment laws and touches on COVID-19 topics.

When: Thursday, June 4, 2020
12:00PM - 1:30PM
Where: Chapter Webinar
United States
Presenter: Jonathan Fraser Light
Contact: Cris Robinson

Online registration is closed.
« Go to Upcoming Event List  

Mixed bag of 2020 new laws and COVID-19: Newly updated DOL on the FFCRA is a Game-Changer!

COVID-19 topics will include:

  • Implementing layoffs and furloughs
  • Managing reductions in compensation and benefits
  • Remote work options
  • Operating as an essential business
  • Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”) benefits
  • The CARES Act and PPP loans
  • Addressing employee questions, concerns and complaints
  • Preparing to bring employees back to work
  • Preparing to reopen to the public

2020 New Laws to be discussed will include:

  • Deciphering AB 5, Dynamex and the use of independent contractors in the workplace
  • Significant local and state minimum wage changes
  • Individual liability for wage and hour violations
  • Expanded penalties for failure to pay wages
  • Updates to the OSHA injury reporting requirement
  • Changes to key forms and new hire documents


Date: Thursday, June 4th, 2020
Location: Zoom Video Call - Details to be provided 1 week prior to the event in an invite
Time: 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Cost: No Charge


Meet Our Guest Speaker

Jonathan Fraser Light, managing attorney at LightGabler, has more than 30 years of experience in the field of employment law. He is AV­ rated by Martindale Hubbell and has been named as one of Southern California's "Super Lawyers" for 15 years. Mr. Light and his team members consult with over 1,500 companies throughout California in the private and public sector on their day-to-day employment law needs. He offers employment counsel and training programs to companies of all sizes to reduce liability and protect against lawsuits.

Mr. Light frequently speaks to employer and human resources groups on topics such as avoiding sexual harassment claims, wage and hour issues, business and employment law pitfalls, diversity in the workplace, supervisor strategies, employment law updates, and preparing employee handbooks.

He is the author of the nationally acclaimed and award-winning book, The Cultural Encyclopedia of Baseball, Second Edition, published in 2005. Mr. Light is a graduate of the UCLA School of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review. He graduated magna cum laude in history from UCLA, and is a graduate of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. For additional background information, go to

Our Mission

California Staffing Professionals Association (CSP) is a VITAL non-profit membership trade organization managed by volunteer elected Officers who are comprised of Staffing and Executive Search Firm owners and managers. We invite your active participation!