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July 2016 California Employment Law Notes
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 13 2016

The EEOC filed suit against CRST (a trucking Company) alleging that over 250 female employees and prospective employees had been subjected to sexual


New IRS guidance on tax treatment of attorney’s fees
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2013

The IRS recently released a memorandum advising taxpayers on the proper tax characterization of attorney's fee payments in connection with a


Injuries from suicide attempt may be compensable under workers' compensation statute
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2013

Two years after William Kealoha was injured when he fell 25 to 50 feet from a barge to a dry dock while working as a ship laborer, he shot himself in


Company whose general counsel was responsible for $4 million default judgment was relieved under CCP 473
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2010

Maria Gutierrez filed a wage-and-hour class action lawsuit against G&M Oil Company, an operator of a chain of gas stations throughout California


January 2015 California employment law notes
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 13 2015

Angela Aguilar who worked in a copper mine for approximately 11 months claimed she was sexually harassed, retaliated against, subjected to


Security guards' class action for unpaid meal breaks was properly certified
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2013

Muhammed Abdullah is a former employee of USSA, a private security guard company. Most of USSA's employees work at "single post" locations where no


Medical group partner could proceed with FEHA retaliation claim
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2012

Mary Fitzsimons is an emergency physician and a member of the California Emergency Physicians (“CEP”) partnership


Security guards must be compensated for nighttime hours spent at jobsites
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2013

CPS provides security guards for building construction sites throughout California. A number of the guards are designated "trailer guards" because


California employment law notes
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2014

Max Taylor worked as a floorhand on an oil rig where he alleged he was harassed by his supervisors who called him "queer," "fagot sic," "homo," and


January 2016 California Employment Law Notes
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2016

Jabari Jumaane, an African-American firefighter with the Los Angeles Fire Department, sued the City of Los Angeles for racial discrimination