Employment, Insurance and Business Litigation
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- October 6, 2020
The following is a brief discussion of several California and federal laws protecting employees affected by Covid-19. The application of these laws depends on the circumstances and requires a case-by-case analysis. DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION: Employers are prohibited from discriminating against employees…
- February 8, 2012
Yesterday, in Perry v. Brown, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals declared unconstitutional Proposition 8, which took away the rights of gays and lesbians to use the designation of “marriage” to describe their committed relationships and, thus, deprived them…
- April 4, 2011
Yesterday, an Op-Ed piece in the New York Times addressed the subject of unpaid internships in an artcile entitled Unpaid Interns, Complicit Colleges. Most for-profit companies believe that unpaid internships are legal as long as their interns receive academic credit….