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Capitol Connection 09/14/20
Capitol Connection CSLB Answers

Subsidiary Bids, Company Advertising & CA Licensing Requirements There’s no changing the name, even to protect the innocent, when it comes to contractor’s advertising. Another license applicant learns ‘that was then, and this is now’ in seeking a place for the license exam, and a … read more

GSBE Business Update 09/14/20

CDC: Beware of counterfeit N95 masks  Recently updated guidance from the CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health lists dozens of types of counterfeit N95 respirator masks that could put contractors’ health at risk. Here’s what to look for. Case Against Commercial Tax Increase Continues to Grow—Save Prop … read more

Capitol Connection 08/31/20

General Scope, Power Poles & Equipment Or Fixtures Installations I would never ‘hazard’ a guess in answering our first contractor who needs facts fast! Another contractor is asking for help sorting out fact from ‘fiction’ while I help clarify an attorney’s  ‘objection’ to his client’s competitive … read more

GSBE Business Update 08/31/2020

CA Wildfire Disaster Relief UpdateOver the weekend, Governor Newsom announced that the White House has approved California’s request for a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to bolster the state’s emergency response to wildfires burning in Northern California and to support impacted residents in Lake, Napa, San … read more

GSBE Business Update 08/17/2020
GSBE Golden State Builders Exchanges

Tax the rich, or borrow big? That’s the central quandary for California Democrats as they try to dig the state out of a $54 billion hole while also providing relief to the millions of people teetering on the edge of a financial cliff. The party’s … read more