Tag: Immigration

What to Do If Immigration Officials Come Knocking

In this week’s episode of The Workplace, CalChamber President Allan Zaremberg discusses with immigration expert Kevin Johnson, Dean of the UC Davis School of...

CalChamber Luncheon Highlights Challenges, Opportunities of Mexico-California Relationship

An international luncheon forum at the California Chamber of Commerce provided historical context and insights into the U.S. and California relationship with Mexico. The Automobile...

DACA Decision: California Employer Update

The Supreme Court’s recent denial of a Trump administration bid to expedite a legal challenge to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program...

Attorney General, Labor Commissioner Issues Guidance and FAQ for Employers on Immigration Enforcement Actions

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and Labor Commissioner Julie Su yesterday issued two documents for California employers dealing with California’s Immigrant Worker Protection Act...

Labor Commissioner Releases Notice to Employee for Form I-9 Inspections

California’s Immigrant Worker Protection Act (AB 450) provides California workers with protection from immigration enforcement while on the job. This law applies to all...
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New Law Restricts Immigration Enforcement at Worksites

As of January 1, California employers must comply with strict rules passed under the new Immigrant Worker Protection Act (AB 450), which protects workers...

CalChamber Issues Renewed Call for Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Administration Announces Intention to Rescind DACA Program California Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Allan Zaremberg yesterday issued a statement renewing the call for comprehensive...

CalChamber Issues Renewed Call for Comprehensive Immigration Reform in Wake of Administration’s Rescission of...

SACRAMENTO, CA — California Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Allan Zaremberg today issued the following statement in response to the Administration’s announcement that...

Immigration Bill Could Create Employer Liability

The Assembly fiscal committee today will consider a California Chamber of Commerce-opposed bill that puts employers in a no-win situation between federal immigration enforcement...

Survey Results Underscore Importance of Immigration to California Economy

California Chamber of Commerce members have a strong sense of the importance of immigration–whether legal or undocumented—to the California economy, according to the recently...

CalChamber Reiterates: Immigration Reform Critical for California’s Economic Future

The California Chamber of Commerce has a longstanding position as a proponent of comprehensive immigration reform, which is crucial to California’s economic future. California is...
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Attorney General Lauds ROI of Public-Private Partnerships​​​​​​​

Public-private partnerships are essential to bringing up-to-date technology to law enforcement efforts, California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris told a California Chamber of Commerce...

Economic Shifts: Is Higher Education Calibrated to Meet Workforce Needs?

Part II in a series from the PPIC, California—State of Change conference Children today don’t get an education about civics, yet capitalism is dependent upon...