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Do California's New Restrictions On Independent Contractors Apply Retroactively?
On May 1, we reported on the California Supreme Court's opinion in Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court, in which the Supreme Court set forth the standard for determining...
United States
24 Aug 2018
Social Media Mania — Be Careful Out There!
Employers are increasingly turning to social networking sites to find additional information about candidates.
United States
24 Aug 2018
Labor Commissioner Issues New Guidance On Breaks
The California Labor Commissioner recently issued a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) memo regarding breaks and lactation accommodation.
United States
28 Dec 2017
Employer's Victory In Workers' Compensation Proceeding Leads To Dismissal Of Discrimination Claims
A recent California Court of Appeal opinion reminds employers of the need to carefully monitor parallel workers' compensation proceedings involving litigants who also have civil claims pending...
United States
1 Nov 2017
FAQ About California's New Law On Venue And Choice Of Law In Employment Agreements
We recently blogged about Governor Brown signing S.B. 1241, which is now codified as Section 925 of the California Labor Code.
United States
2 Nov 2016
FAQ About California's New Law on Venue and Choice of Law in Employment Agreements
We recently blogged about Governor Brown signing S.B. 1241, which is now codified as Section 925 of the California Labor Code. The law, which affects venue and choice of law provisions in agreements entered into as a condition of employment, will begin applying to agreements entered into, modified, or extended beginning on January 1, 2017.
United States
25 Oct 2016
California Employment Law Notes - March 2015
Avery Richey worked for Power Toyota Cerritos, part of the AutoNation consortium of automobile dealerships, for approximately four years before allegedly injuring his back while moving furniture at his home.
United States
13 Mar 2015
U.S. Supreme Court Tires (For Now) Of Playing "Whack-A-Mole" With California Over Arbitration
On January 20, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court denied the petition for certiorari filed in CLS Transp. Los Angeles, LLC v. Iskanian.
United States
22 Jan 2015
California Employment Law Notes - January 2015
PCGH sued its former employee, Thomas Keck, to collect on an unpaid promissory note.
United States
14 Jan 2015
California Employment Law Notes - November 2014
Navalimpianti USA, Inc. subpoenaed Google, Inc. to produce copies of email messages it had relating to one of Navalimpianti's former employees, Matteo Negro.
United States
11 Nov 2014
California Employment Law Notes - September 2014
In her complaint, Patterson alleged that she and Renee Miranda were employed by Domino's (the franchisor).
United States
15 Sep 2014
California Employment Law Notes (July 2014)
Vicente Salas worked on Sierra Chemical's production line, filling containers with various chemicals.
United States
15 Jul 2014
California Supreme Court Limits Recovery For Employees Who Misrepresent Their Immigration Status
On June 26, 2014, the California Supreme Court handed down Salas v. Sierra Chemical, a case at the intersection of employment and immigration law.
United States
11 Jul 2014
Big Increase To Minimum Wage To Be Signed Into Law
The Legislature has approved a bill that will increase California’s minimum wage from $8.00 an hour to $9.00 an hour next July 1 and to $10.00 an hour on January 1, 2016.
United States
16 Sep 2013
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