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Labor & Employment

Labor Update: California Supreme Court Sides with Employers, Confirms Much-Needed Flexibility on Meal and Rest Break Obligations

Labor & Employment Client Alert California Supreme Court Sides with Employers, Confirms Much-Needed Flexibility on Meal and Rest Break Obligations By Travis Gemoets To view this article as a PDF, click here. Travis Gemoets, partner in JMBM’s Labor & Employment Group, discusses the California Supreme Court’s recent review on meal and rest break periods. For […]

Labor & Employment

Labor & Employment Client Alert: California Supreme Court Rules Daily Overtime Laws Apply To Out-Of-State Residents Performing Work In California

Labor & Employment Client Alert California Supreme Court Rules Daily Overtime Laws Apply To Out-Of-State Residents Performing Work In California By Travis Gemoets On Thursday, June 30, 2011, the California Supreme Court ruled that the state’s generous overtime laws – including payment of wages at time-and-a-half for hours worked over eight in a day and […]

Labor & Employment

JMBM Focus: What California Employers Need to Know for 2011

The Developing Labor Law: What California Employers Need to Know for 2011 by Travis M. Gemoets The good news? 2010 saw only a few new employment laws that significantly affect California private sector employers. Good for unionized employers in certain industries is the passage of A.B. 569 which modified the meal requirement (see below). Although […]