Governor Brown signed a number of new employment laws that take effect in January 2012. During this webinar, we will cover the new obligations facing employers under these recently enacted employment laws as well as the proper steps employers should take to comply with them. The discussion will also cover the recent oral argument
California Supreme Court Likely to Issue Ruling in Brinker Restaurant v. Superior Court Soon
Today, the California Supreme Court set oral argument in Brinker Restaurant v. Superior Court (Hohnbaum) to take place on November 8, 2011. The Court typically provides a ruling on cases within 90 days of oral argument, so I expect a ruling very early in 2012.
This case is the much anticipated ruling on whether employers…
How To Approach Meal & Rest Breaks While Waiting For The California Supreme Court’s Decision in Brinker v. Superior Court (Hohnbaum)
While California employers anxiously wait for the California Supreme Court’s opinion in Brinker v. Superior Court (Hohnbaum) (and also Brinkley v. Public Storage, Inc.), what steps should they in regards to meal and rest break policies?
Record meal breaks.
This is already an obligation of California employers, and the Brinker decision does not change…
Meal and Rest Break Requirements Clarified By Court in Brinker v. Hohnbaum
The Appellate Court, Fourth Appellate District, Division One, issued a much awaited opinion in Brinker Restaurant Corporation, et al. v. Hohnbaum, et al. (July 22, 2008). The case is one of the first California state appellate court to rule on the parameters of employers’ duties under the California Labor Code requiring rest and meal breaks for…