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Legislative Update: Vermont Reduces Instruction Hours

September 10, 2018  | Article

Vermont reduces instruction hours and Tenessee authorizes mobile work.

Keywords: legislation   licensing   state legislation   state licensing  

Vermont Reduces Nail Tech Instruction Hours

June 6, 2018  | News

Effective January 1, 2019, Vermont H 684 reduces the hours of instruction required for nail technicians from 400 to 200 hours.

Keywords: cosmetology schools   legislation   state legislation   state regulations  

California Nail Techs to Get Domestic Abuse Awareness Training

December 22, 2017  | News

Beginning July 1, 2019, the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology will provide sexual and physical abuse awareness training as a part of its licensing programs for barbers, cosmetologists, estheticians, manicurists, and electrologists.

Keywords: California state regulations   state regulations  

Acting Independently Is Key to Independent Contractor Status

October 27, 2017  | Article

Attorney Nancy Joerg of labor and employment law firm Wessels Sherman gives some tips for salon owners hiring independent contractors to avoid labor disputes.

Keywords: booth rental   employee management   lawsuits   legalities  

Alcohol OK at California Salons

December 22, 2016  | News

As of January 1, 2017, owners of California beauty salons and barbershops can legally offer clients one free serving of wine or beer.

Keywords: California state regulations   legislation   serving alcohol   signature services: alcohol  

Illinois Passes Law Requiring All Licensed Beauty Professionals to Get Domestic Violence Training

December 20, 2016  | News

Effective January 1, Illinois will require all licensed professionals within the state to be trained on how to handle situations of domestic violence when speaking with clients. 

Keywords: client health   Illinois   legislation   state legislation  

Dust Up Over Nail Salon Air Quality

December 13, 2016  | Article

Following a New York Times exposé on potential labor and health dangers in nail salons, stakeholders — including local governments, salon owners, and product manufacturers — began forcefully airing concerns on salon ventilation. Increased regulation and enforcement may be the new normal.   

Keywords: air quality   state legislation   state licensing   ventilation  

New York Salons Must Pay $2 Million in Back Wages

May 10, 2016  | News

Governor Cuomo announces at least $2 million will be paid to nail techs for failure to pay earned wages and worker violations.

Keywords: employee management   New York nail techs   New York Times article on nail salons  

Former Congressman talks discrimination on Vietnamese salons in Louisiana

February 26, 2016  | Video

Filmmaker Adele Pham shares her full interview with former U.S. Congressman Joseph Cao, the first Vietnamese-American to be elected to Congress, at the state senate for a bill hearing requiring the next member of the Louisiana state board of barbering and cosmetology to be someone who is Vietnamese that works within the nail industry. The Louisiana Board of Cosmetology has been accused of discriminating against Vietnamese-owned salons.

Keywords: legislation   Nailedit Documentary   Vietnamese salon industry   vietsalon  

What's New in Salon Disinfection

October 23, 2015  | Article

The year in review for new laws, new trends, and new products that help keep our salons clean.

Keywords: autoclaves   implement disinfection   salon sanitation  

New York Nail Salon Wage Bond in Effect

October 9, 2015  | News

October 6, 2015 was the deadline for all New York nail salon owners to acquire wage bonds. Some, but not all, have complied.

Keywords: New York nail techs   New York Times article on nail salons  

Nail Salon Scrutiny Update: New York and Connecticut

August 20, 2015  | News

Nail salons in New York are bracing for a new law that will require all salons to be bonded by October 6, 2015. Meanwhile, state board inspectors in Connecticut conducted a blitz of inspections this month, resulting in a significant number of closures for noncompliance.

Keywords: Industry News   International Nail Technicians Association   New York Times article on nail salons   salon safety  

Improving Our Industry: Lessons from the New York Nail Salon Scrutiny

July 17, 2015  | News

Why it’s important ­— and conscientious — for everyone in the nail business to know their state legislation and employee labor laws.

Keywords: client health   health   healthy working   industry issues   industry research  

As I See It: Don't Be Defensive About the NYT Story, Be Proactive

July 10, 2015  | Article

The NYT story on exploited nail techs got the industry talking about how to enforce fair wages. Is new legislation the answer or should we just be better at following laws already on the books?

Keywords: business management   consumer press   New York Times article on nail salons   professionalism   salon sanitation  

NAILS Magazine Shares Outrage Over Labor Abuses in New York Salons

May 12, 2015  | Article

NAILS Magazine and VietSALON Magazine applaud the New York Times exposé of the appalling exploitation of nail salon workers in certain communities and urge increased consumer awareness and enforcement efforts.

Keywords: consumer concerns   consumer press   New York   New York nail techs   New York Times article on nail salons  

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