Business, Labor & Employment

New California Minimum Wage Effect On Split Shift Employees

Last month we discussed the effect that California’s new minimum wage of $10.00…


Worker Factory

New California Minimum Wage Effects More than Just Entry-level Employees

The Grinch has come early for many employers as the new minimum wage of $10.00…


Business, Labor & Employment

Employer Class Action Certification

For those employers who had all but given up hope of receiving relief from the…


Anonymous Internet Surfer

Protecting Trade Secrets From Use by Former Employees

Companies commonly spend substantial resources in developing information that…


Business, Labor & Employment

California Minimum Wage Law (2014): The Hidden Effects

Most employers know that they will have to begin paying their employees a…


Business, Labor & Employment

Employers Beware - Potential Liability for Serving Alcohol at Holiday Parties

Most companies reward their employees with a holiday party, intended to promote…


Professional employee

U.S. Supreme Court Delivers Body-Blow To Employee Class Action Litigation

Employers seeking to avoid class action litigation should be encouraged by the…


Business, Labor & Employment

Employers Beware: Overtime Wages Must Be Paid to Salaried Employees

On September 30, 2012, Assembly Bill No. 2103 was signed into law, amending…


Construction

The Perils of Acting as an "Owner-Builder"

With the economy starting to show signs of life, many homeowners are beginning…


Business, Labor & Employment

California Courts Narrowly Construe Covenants Not to Compete

As mentioned previously in this space, over the last several years California…