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May 6, 2021
Employment Law Expert: California Leave Law Changes for 2021 Expand Qualifying Reasons for Leave and Push a Sweeping New Class of Employers into the Leave Administration “Minefield” The California Family […]
May 4, 2021
April 28, 2021
Managing Attorney Robert Hudock was quoted in the Los Angeles Times article published today about the possible consequences of abusive and bullying behavior by producer Scott Rudin.   The allegations of abusive and bullying […]
March 21, 2017
Meal Period Waivers Healthcare
On March 21, 2017, a California Court of Appeal published its decision in Gerard v. Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center II, which resolved confusion and controversy that arose out of […]
March 7, 2017
Appeal Confirms that PAGA Claims
The Private Attorneys General Act (“PAGA”) allows private litigants to step into the shoes of the Labor Commissioner, and seek civil penalties on behalf of themselves and other “aggrieved employees,” […]
February 28, 2017
under commission compensation plans
On February 28, 2017, a California Court of Appeal decided Vaquero v. Stoneledge Furniture, LLC, involving employees paid under a commission compensation plan.   The Employer’s Commission Compensation Plan A […]