Initiating an employment complaint in California

Everything about a new job usually looks so promising in the beginning. You may have sought out and applied for a position that interested you and for which you were qualified. You made it through the interview process and, finally, you were offered and accepted the...

Settlement in prevailing wage case

In recent news, 103 California construction workers received $7,228 each after a Long Beach labor commissioner learned that San Diego subcontractor, Champion Construction was committing prevailing wage fraud. Their general contractor, TB Penick & Sons, were also...

Basic Overtime Primer

As a firm that places a focus on employment law, we often address issues and answer questions from clients regarding minimum wage and overtime pay in the state of California. Due to the fact that there are some differences between the federal and state requirements...