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Are You My Employer?

From JDSupra, Skye Daley and Kathryn Fox discuss who is a worker’s employer in the context of…

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Next California Gig Economy Vote Could See Certain Healthcare Workers Deemed Eligible for Contractor Classification 

From JDSupra, Hannah Sweiss and A. Kevin Troutman discuss a potential ballot measure that would allow some…

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California Voters May Deal a Fatal Blow to PAGA

From JDSupra, Philippe Lebel, Anthony Oncidi, and Morgan Peterson discuss a proposed ballot initiative which would make…

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Is the end near? Supreme Court set to rule on whether California’s PAGA law runs afoul of the Federal Arbitration Act

From JDSupra, Joseph Blalock and Adam Primm report that the United States Supreme Court is considering whether…

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US Supreme Court to Review Whether PAGA Claim Can Be Arbitrated 

From JDSupra, Christopher Braham, Joseph Mulherin, and Harrison Zator discusses the United States Supreme Court’s decision to…

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SCOTUS to decide whether FAA preempts California’s prohibition on the arbitration of PAGA representative claims 

From JDSupra, James Bogan III reports that the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) will consider…

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Is the U.S. Supreme Court About to Dive Into the Independent Contractor Misclassification Field? 

From JDSupra, Richard Reibstein discusses the possibility that the United States Supreme Court will consider whether the…

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Costco Wins Independent Contractor Case: Is The Tide (Hopefully) Changing? 

From JDSupra, Mark Tabakman discusses a recent case which turned, in part, on the court’s finding that…

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AB 5 Survives Challenge From Freelance Writers, Photographers 

From JDSupra, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP discusses the decision by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals…

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Supreme Court Seeks Solicitor General Input on Preemption Challenge to California’s AB 5 

From JDSupra, Alexander Chemers and Robert Roginson report that the United States Supreme Court has asked the…

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California Employment Law Update  – Independent Contractors

From JDSupra, Connor Meggs and Eugene Ryu discusses recent laws enacted in California including several affecting independent…

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2021 California Labor, Employment, and Independent Contractor Legislative Update

From JDSupra, Matthew Goldberg, Jessica Millar, Jill Ripke, Heather Sager, and Daniel XuLi discuss California legislation including…