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Posted: Jun 19, 2019
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By Chris Heaton, Vice President of Advocacy & Public Affairs

In October 2013, ESA, the Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA) and a number of representatives from national companies and other industry-related organizations formed a coalition to meet and collaborate on common areas of interest to our respective industries.

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Posted: Jun 19, 2019
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By Chris Heaton, Vice President of Advocacy & Public Affairs

Federal legislation in the last month demonstrates the wide divide that exists in Congress. Some bills, such as H.R. 2571 create a “National Right-to-Work Act,” effectively barring unions from forcing union membership or agency fees on employees who work for companies with collective bargaining contracts.

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Posted: Jun 5, 2019
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On April 9, 2019 the US Department of Labor (DOL) published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to update and clarify the interpretation of “joint employer status” under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), which has not had significant revisions for over 60 years.

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Posted: Feb 12, 2019
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by Chris Heaton - Vice President for Advocacy and Public Affairs

Before the month of January ended, we encountered several bills in state legislatures that remind us of the need for diligence and advocacy. One bill in New Jersey, signed by the Governor on January 31st, will have a significantly negative impact on all contractors (including alarm contractors) who engage in public works contracts.

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Posted: Jan 8, 2019
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by Chris Heaton - Vice President for Advocacy and Public Affairs

We previously mentioned the change in direction many legislatures and Congress will see in 2019 after the midterm elections. How this plays out and whether it impacts your business will be largely dependent on the state you live and do business.

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Posted: Dec 11, 2018
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by Chris Heaton - Vice President for Advocacy and Public Affairs

The mid-terms are in the books, with very few exceptions and it is now time to consider what impact we can expect with legislation and regulation in 2019 considering the changes that occurred in most state legislatures. With Democratic gains in many states, issues historically supported by them will likely gain more traction. Republicans maintain control in a majority of state legislatures and in Governorships, but there will be changes our industry should expect. Here are some of the issues...
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