The House of Representatives recently passed HR 842, the so-called PRO Act, which revises the definition of employee and employer, among other things. Very similar to California's AB5, the PRO Act contains the same ABC test that is included in AB5 and proves to be problematic for … [Read more...] about The PRO Act and Language Professionals
Last update: Oct 7, 2020: AB 2257 has been signed into law by Governor Newsom. CoPTIC has a very helpful webinar and summary on their website. (The latest developments in terms of new bills amending AB5 are listed at the very bottom. Click here to go straight to the latest … [Read more...] about Questions about AB5? – updated Oct 7 – AB 2257 signed into law by governor
NCTA members can now enjoy the latest edition of Translorial in print and downloadable PDF versions, covering a variety of topics. If you are not an NCTA member, you can join here. Selected articles from Translorial Spring, Vol. 42, No. … [Read more...] about Domestic and Overseas Vietnamese and More – Translorial Spring 2020 Edition
At February’s General Meeting, two representatives of the language industry discussed the ramifications of AB5 for the industry and suggested what we can do to help. On January 1 of this year, Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) went into effect and brought sweeping … [Read more...] about AB5: Do you know your ABCs?