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Press Releases from Wang Law Firm (2 total)

Reporting Requirements for Engineers in California

On January 1, 2008, Article 4.5 -- Reporting Requirements -- of the Professional Engineers Act went into effect (California Business and Professions Code §§6770 - 6770.6), which requires the following events to be reported to the Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors of the California Department of Consumers Affairs in writing, within 90 days of occurrence. While the provision first became law on January 1, 2005, funding for

Greener California

On July 17, 2008, the California Building Standards Commission unanimously adopted the green building standards for all new construction statewide. This decision is the first of its kind in the nation to incorporate green building standards into the building codes. The California Green Buildings Standards Code is expected to be published at the end of 2008. It will be published as Part 11 of the 2007 edition