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Law Review: AB 5 nightmare: independent contractor or employee?

January 31, 2020

For hundreds of years, hundreds of thousands of employers in California have hired some workers as independent contractors, without withholding, using 1099 forms. It’s been a convenient way to do business, considerably less expensive than...

El Dorado County election officials hosting town halls

May 18, 2019

With changes coming to how El Dorado County conducts elections, officials have planned a series of town halls to discuss the changes. El Dorado County Registrar of Voters Bill O’Neill will explain the changes that...

Lake Tahoe bonds bill advances to Nevada Senate

May 5, 2019

The Nevada Assembly on Monday, April 29, unanimously approved Assembly Bill 220, directing the state treasurer to issue $8 million in bonds this summer to fund Nevada’s share of the ongoing environmental improvement program in...

Douglas County OKs $128.18M tentative budget

April 22, 2019

An additional deputy and a public defender were among the two full-time positions commissioners approved funding in the 2019-20 tentative budget. Sheriff Dan Coverley sought three additional deputies during his presentation earlier this year. Commissioners...

GID property sales bill approved by Nevada Senate

April 15, 2019

CARSON CITY, Nev. — A bill that would require improvement districts to follow the same rules as cities and counties when disposing of property has been passed by the Senate and forwarded to the Assembly....