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Employer Class Action Certification

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


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California Minimum Wage Law (2014): The Hidden Effects

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


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Employers Beware - Potential Liability for Serving Alcohol at Holiday Parties

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


California Employers Wrestling With How to Control the Social Media of Their Staff

California employers wrestling with how to control the social media of their…


employee meal and rest breaks

Brinker v. Hohnbaum - Employers May Be Required to Ensure that Employees Take Meal Breaks

In California, an employee that works more than five hours a day must be…


Overhill Farms Protest - Anti-SLAPP Motion Filed, Granted, Affirmed on Appeal

Employer Sues Fired Employees for Defamation- Defeats their Anti-SLAPP Motion

Fired employees are often a source of problems for a business, especially when…