Understanding Independent Contractor Partners

Center for Small Business Success

January 15, 2020

On Jan. 15, the Chamber hosted a Business Owners Roundtable in collaboration with the Small Business Administration. The roundtable discussion featured updates on AB 5 and how businesses can stay in compliance. AB 5 impacts how businesses must classify employees and independent contractors. Guest speakers included:

  • Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Director of Human Resources Julie Salinas
  • Small Business Administration Economic Development Specialist Leigh Kearns
  • Department of Consumer and Business Affairs Wage Enforcement Program Acting Supervisor Rudy Saenz
  • U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division Community Outreach & Resource Planning Specialist Sylvia D. Argueta

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