Business, Labor & Employment

Employer Class Action Certification

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


Business, Labor & Employment

Employees Training/Education Cost Repayment Contracts

Friends:  This month’s employer tip concerns an employer’s ability to seek…


Anonymous Internet Surfer

Protecting Trade Secrets From Use by Former Employees

Companies commonly spend substantial resources in developing information that…


What Is An Integration Clause - And Why Should I Care?

Over the many years I have practiced law in California, I have dealt with a…


Business, Labor & Employment

Contractual Arbitration Provisions Under California Law

If you have ever purchased or sold a home, or seen a medical doctor, no doubt…


Business, Labor & Employment

Compelling Nonsignatories To Arbitration - Boucher v. Alliance Title

Plaintiffs asserting breach of contract/fraud claims often want to enforce…


A Writ of Attachment May Increase Your Chance To Collect Damages

One of the simplest ways for a plaintiff involved in a commercial breach of…


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…


Construction

Calemine v. Samuelson- Duty to Disclose Prior Construction Defect Lawsuits

As residential real estate home sales seem to be showing signs of life,…