Labor & Employment

Labor is a business’ most valuable resource. Subject to ever-evolving and often overlapping federal and state laws, facing broadening classes of protected workers and an increase in retaliation and other worker claims, it has never been more important for employers to assure that their policies and practices are legally compliant and their liability risk is minimized.
 
Attorneys in Best Best & Krieger LLP’s Labor & Employment practice group provide comprehensive guidance to employers. From resolving day-to-day employment issues through establishing policies, and providing training and litigation defense, we help employers stay focused on productivity, avoid workplace disruptions and reduce the risk of costly litigation.

Our attorneys represent both public and private clients, including private colleges, community colleges, schools, for-profit and nonprofit businesses, special districts, cities and all types of public agencies.

Comprehensive Service
BB&K Labor & Employment attorneys advise on and represent clients regarding:


In addition, we are on-call, trusted advisors to help employers with daily employment issues. We provide full-service help to employers — from policies to training to litigation defense.
 
Discipline & Termination
We conduct initial investigations and evaluate evidence supporting discipline, review the consistency and appropriateness of disciplinary measures, prepare all required notices, represent employers in due process hearings, and defend them in administrative hearings, litigation and judicial appeals. We have appeared on behalf of clients in proceedings before the Civil Service Commission, the Public Employment Relations Board and the Office of Administrative Hearings, in arbitration hearings, and in matters before personnel commissions, personnel committees and public agency boards.
 
Discrimination, Harassment & Retaliation
Our attorneys advise employers on how to respond to allegations of unlawful discrimination and harassment in the early stages of a complaint to help avoid claims landing in court. We conduct investigations and defend clients against such allegations in state and federal courts and before administrative agencies. Further, we provide harassment and discrimination avoidance training to supervisors and provide guidance of best practices for handling claims when they arise.
 
Employment Policies & Agreements
BB&K attorneys advise on, draft and negotiate employment agreements, and compensation, employee pensions and benefits terms. Further, we assist with labor-related issues and offer counsel regarding all facets of municipal law, special districts, and fire department, police and education institution-related matters.
 
Labor Negotiations & Other Union Matters
We assist in the collective bargaining process, handle labor and union contract negotiations, impasse procedures, grievance and arbitration proceedings, union representation proceedings and unfair labor practice charges before local, state and federal agencies.
 
In-House Training
Recognizing that risk avoidance is the best strategy, BB&K attorneys provide training for human resources professionals, managers and supervisors. We also assist in establishing, implementing and enforcing best practices and employment-related protocols regarding issues such as hiring and firing, workplace safety, disability accommodations, worker and manager discipline, and discrimination, harassment and retaliation allegations.
 
Our attorneys also provide advice on compliance with state and federal laws, such as Title VII, the Fair Employment and Housing Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, federal and state family leave laws, and the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act.
 
Further, we stay current on legal developments and keep our clients informed with regular updates on labor and employment laws and cases.

David Allen

David Allen

Pension Consultant*

(916) 329-3688

Areas of Focus: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Public Sector: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Alison D. Alpert

Alison D. Alpert

Partner

(619) 525-1304

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Labor Negotiations & Other Union Matters | Municipal Law | Wage & Hour Law | Workplace Safety
Shauna Amon

Shauna Amon

Associate

(619) 525-1311

Areas of Focus: Business | Labor & Employment | Municipal
Scott H. Campbell

Scott H. Campbell

Partner

(213) 617-7489

Areas of Focus: General & Special Counsel | Government Policy & Public Integrity | Health Care | Labor & Employment | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation | Public Contracts & Construction
Carlos L. Campos

Carlos L. Campos

Partner

(760) 837-1602

Areas of Focus: California Public Records Act | Government Policy & Public Integrity | Municipal Law | Public Agency Labor & Employment | Public Agency Litigation | Special Districts
Ben Carney

Ben Carney

Associate

(951) 826-8378

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Labor Negotiations & Other Union Matters | Wage & Hour Law
Noël M. Caughman

Noël M. Caughman

Partner

(925) 977-3334

Areas of Focus: Business | Health Care | Labor & Employment
Jeff Chang

Jeff Chang

Partner

(916) 329-3685

Areas of Focus: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Public Sector: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Jack B. Clarke

Jack B. Clarke

Partner

(951) 826-8233

Areas of Focus: Board Governance & Administration | Business Services & School Facilities | Charter Schools | Education Law | Education Litigation | Special Education
Roger K. Crawford

Roger K. Crawford

Partner

(909) 466-4918

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Labor Negotiations & Other Union Matters | Public Agency Labor & Employment | Wage & Hour Law | Workplace Safety
Christopher Deal

Christopher Deal

Partner

(949) 263-6567

Areas of Focus: Business | Eminent Domain | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Real Estate | Wage & Hour Law
Karen S. Fogarty

Karen S. Fogarty

Paralegal*

(951) 826-8403

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Public Sector: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Laura J. Fowler

Laura J. Fowler

Of Counsel

(916) 551-2085

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Public Agency Labor & Employment
Todd Frankel

Todd Frankel

Paralegal Manager*

(213) 787-2545

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment
Cynthia M. Germano

Cynthia M. Germano

Partner

(951) 826-8232

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Labor Negotiations & Other Union Matters | Municipal | Municipal Law | Wage & Hour Law | Workplace Safety
Howard B. Golds

Howard B. Golds

Partner

(951) 826-8339

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Public Agency Labor & Employment
Elizabeth A. Han

Elizabeth A. Han

Associate

(951) 826-8251

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Wage & Hour Law
Cathy S. Holmes

Cathy S. Holmes

Partner

(951) 826-8218

Areas of Focus: Board Governance & Administration | Business Services & School Facilities | Charter Schools | Education Law | Special Education | Student Affairs
Kimberly E. Hood

Kimberly E. Hood

Partner

(916) 551-2087

Areas of Focus: California Public Records Act | Eminent Domain | Government Policy & Public Integrity | Labor & Employment | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation
Kandice L. Kim

Kandice L. Kim

Associate

(949) 263-2613

Areas of Focus: Business Litigation | Environmental Litigation | Labor & Employment Litigation | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation | Special Districts
Damian M. Moos

Damian M. Moos

Partner

(949) 263-6570

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Business Transactions | Intellectual Property | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation
Susan Neethling

Susan Neethling

Of Counsel

(916) 329-3687

Areas of Focus: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Public Sector: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Thomas M. O'Connell

Thomas M. O'Connell

Associate

(951) 826-8337

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation
Joseph T. Ortiz

Joseph T. Ortiz

Partner

(951) 826-8291

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Labor Negotiations & Other Union Matters | Wage & Hour Law | Workplace Safety
Arlene Prater

Arlene Prater

Partner

(619) 525-1334

Areas of Focus: Education Law | Education Litigation | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Municipal Law
D. Brian Reider

D. Brian Reider

Partner

(909) 466-4908

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Business Transactions | Finance & Banking | Labor & Employment | Real Estate
Thomas A. Rice

Thomas A. Rice

Associate

(909) 466-4913

Areas of Focus: California Public Records Act | General & Special Counsel | Government Policy & Public Integrity | Labor & Employment | Municipal Law | Special Districts
Daniel Richards

Daniel Richards

Associate

(949) 263-2619

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Labor & Employment Litigation | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation | Special Districts
William E. Robinson

William E. Robinson

Partner

(916) 551-2093

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Business Transactions | Finance & Banking | Labor & Employment | Real Estate
Joseph R. Sanchez

Joseph R. Sanchez

Partner

(619) 525-1372

Areas of Focus: California Public Records Act | Education Law | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation
Stacey N. Sheston

Stacey N. Sheston

Partner

(916) 551-2099

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Public Agency Labor & Employment | Wage & Hour Law
Gregory G. Snarr

Gregory G. Snarr

Partner

(951) 826-8202

Areas of Focus: Business Litigation | Eminent Domain | Labor & Employment | Municipal Law | Public Agency Labor & Employment | Special Districts
John D. Wahlin

John D. Wahlin

Partner

(951) 826-8313

Areas of Focus: Business | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Labor & Employment | Public Agency Labor & Employment | Tax | Trusts & Estates
Ashley E. Zambrano

Ashley E. Zambrano

Associate

(916) 551-2836

Areas of Focus: Labor & Employment | Municipal | Public Agency Litigation | Public Safety
Event Dec 3-7, 2018

CALPELRA Annual Conference 2018

The California Public Employers Labor Relations Association

Best Best & Krieger Marks 25 Years in San Diego
Press Releases Oct 16, 2018

Best Best & Krieger Marks 25 Years in San Diego

Proud to Serve, and Grow With, Its Community

CalPERS Employers Dodge a Bullet
Legal Alerts Oct 2, 2018

CalPERS Employers Dodge a Bullet

SB 1124 Would Have Imposed Statutory Liability for Errors in CalPERS Reporting

Best in Law: No Off-the-Clock Work
Authored Articles & Publications Oct 2, 2018

Best in Law: No Off-the-Clock Work

BB&K Partner Joseph Ortiz Writes About the Starbucks Wage-and-Hour Class Action Decision in the Press-Enterprise and Other Newspapers

City Can’t Restrain Employee’s Critical Comments
Legal Alerts Sep 17, 2018

City Can’t Restrain Employee’s Critical Comments

Ninth Circuit Holds It Is OK to Speak on Matters of Public Concern as a Private Citizen

Event Sep 15, 2018

Sexual Harassment Law After #MeToo

California Lawyers Association

Event Sep 12-14, 2018

LCC 2018 Annual Conference

League of California Cities

BB&K Webinar Aug 30, 2018

Sexual Harassment Avoidance Training (Aug. 30, 2018)

BB&K Webinar

Best Lawyers in America Lists 27 BB&K Attorneys for 2019
Press Releases Aug 21, 2018

Best Lawyers in America Lists 27 BB&K Attorneys for 2019

Representing a Variety of Practice Areas

On-Call Settlement
BB&K In the News Aug 20, 2018

On-Call Settlement

Partner Roger Crawford Interviewed by the Northern California Record on Abercrombie & Fitch Case

Down to the Minute: Starbucks Wage-and-Hour Decision
Legal Alerts Aug 8, 2018

Down to the Minute: Starbucks Wage-and-Hour Decision

California Supreme Court Rejects Employer-Friendly Defense in Class Action

Partners Roger Crawford and Isabel Safie Named Top Labor & Employment Lawyers
Press Releases Jul 19, 2018

Partners Roger Crawford and Isabel Safie Named Top Labor & Employment Lawyers

Daily Journal Releases Annual List of 75

10 BB&K Attorneys Honored on 2018 Northern California Super Lawyers List
Press Releases Jul 16, 2018

10 BB&K Attorneys Honored on 2018 Northern California Super Lawyers List

One Recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyer Rising Star

BB&K Attorney Thomas O’Connell Appointed Chair of Hesperia Chamber of Commerce
Press Releases Jul 12, 2018

BB&K Attorney Thomas O’Connell Appointed Chair of Hesperia Chamber of Commerce

Business Associate Also Heading Up High Desert Regional Chambers Coalition

DOL Exempts Franchise Business Owners from Joint-Employer Liability
Legal Alerts Jul 10, 2018

DOL Exempts Franchise Business Owners from Joint-Employer Liability

New Rule a Welcome Change to Franchise Owners and Small Businesses

What Public Employers Need to Know Now in Wake of Janus Decision
Legal Alerts Jun 28, 2018

What Public Employers Need to Know Now in Wake of Janus Decision

SCOTUS Changes How Public Sector Union Fees are Collected; Governor Also Signs SB 866

Event Jun 28, 2018

Gender Empowerment in the #MeToo World

League of California Cities

When is an Employer Responsible for Accidents on Employees’ Commutes?
Legal Alerts Jun 21, 2018

When is an Employer Responsible for Accidents on Employees’ Commutes?

California Court of Appeal Reverses $14 million Judgment Against Employer Because Employee’s Vehicle was Not Required at Work on the Day of the Accident

BB&K Webinar Jun 12, 2018

Preparing for Changes in the “Vested Rights Doctrine” - Understanding Plan Design Options

BB&K Free Webinar

[WEBINAR] Preparing for Changes in the “Vested Rights Doctrine” - Understanding Plan Design Options
Videos Jun 12, 2018

[WEBINAR] Preparing for Changes in the “Vested Rights Doctrine” - Understanding Plan Design Options

BB&K Webinar

Event Jun 6, 2018

How to Do a Proper Investigation

HR Pro Conference

Event May 31, 2018

Recognizing and Overcoming Race-Based Implicit Bias in the Workplace

Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Harassment and Transgender Regulations: Workplace Impact
Authored Articles & Publications May 23, 2018

Harassment and Transgender Regulations: Workplace Impact

BB&K Partner Joseph Ortiz Writes on Recent Regulations in Riverside Lawyer Magazine

Sexual Harassment Civil Judgments in Bankruptcy
Authored Articles & Publications May 23, 2018

Sexual Harassment Civil Judgments in Bankruptcy

BB&K Attorneys Cathy Ta and Alexander Brand Write in Riverside Lawyer Magazine

BB&K Again a Top San Diego Law Firm
Press Releases May 17, 2018

BB&K Again a Top San Diego Law Firm

Firm Ranks No. 24 on San Diego Business Journal Annual List

The Dynamex Fallout: Independent Contractor Classifications Endangered
Legal Alerts May 4, 2018

The Dynamex Fallout: Independent Contractor Classifications Endangered

California Employers Should Heed Recent State Supreme Court Ruling

Joseph Ortiz Takes Helm of Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce
BB&K In the News May 2, 2018

Joseph Ortiz Takes Helm of Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce

The BB&K Partner was Recently Sworn In as Chairman of the Board

Event Apr 19, 2018

2018 Housing Conference

Fair Housing Council of Riverside County

San Diego Super Lawyers 2018
Press Releases Apr 13, 2018

San Diego Super Lawyers 2018

Five BB&K Attorneys Recognized on Annual List

California Departs From the Federal Overtime Calculation Standard
Legal Alerts Apr 11, 2018

California Departs From the Federal Overtime Calculation Standard

State Supreme Court Retroactively Adopts California Division of Labor Standards and Enforcement Manual Calculation

BB&K Webinar Mar 14, 2018

Sexual Harassment Avoidance Training (March 14, 2018)

BB&K Webinar

Event Mar 1, 2018

Employment Law 101

California Lawyers Association

Best in Law: Understanding California's New Employment Laws
Authored Articles & Publications Feb 21, 2018

Best in Law: Understanding California's New Employment Laws

Partner Joseph Ortiz Provides Update in the Press-Enterprise

California’s Labor & Employment Changes for 2018: Part II
Legal Alerts Feb 20, 2018

California’s Labor & Employment Changes for 2018: Part II

Court Cases Impacting Labor & Employment Law

Settlement Reached with CalPERS on Behalf of Truckee
Client Successes Feb 15, 2018

Settlement Reached with CalPERS on Behalf of Truckee

BB&K Represented Town in Negotiations

Sacramento Business Journal Top Law Firms 2018
Press Releases Feb 14, 2018

Sacramento Business Journal Top Law Firms 2018

BB&K Moves Up Higher on List of Area’s Largest Firms

California’s Labor & Employment Changes for 2018: Part I
Legal Alerts Feb 7, 2018

California’s Labor & Employment Changes for 2018: Part I

Legislative Changes Impacting Employers

Gov. Brown’s Executive Order Suspends Certain Retired Annuitant Employment Requirements
Legal Alerts Feb 6, 2018

Gov. Brown’s Executive Order Suspends Certain Retired Annuitant Employment Requirements

Modifications Needed for Disaster Response Staffing Levels

CalPERS Employers are Now Subject to Two New Penalties
Legal Alerts Feb 1, 2018

CalPERS Employers are Now Subject to Two New Penalties

New Laws Change Out-of-Class Appointments Requirements and Impose New Penalties in Connection with Retired Annuitant Employment

BB&K Event Jan 18, 2018

BB&K Annual Labor & Employment Update 2018

Free BB&K Seminar

[WEBINAR] Labor & Employment Law: What Changed in 2017
Videos Jan 9, 2018

[WEBINAR] Labor & Employment Law: What Changed in 2017

BB&K Free Webinar

BB&K Event Jan 9, 2018

Labor & Employment Law: What Changed in 2017

BB&K Free Webinar

Five Attorneys Named to Partnership
Press Releases Jan 2, 2018

Five Attorneys Named to Partnership

BB&K Announces Promotions

Best in Law: Four Steps Employers Can Take to Avoid a #MeToo Situation
Authored Articles & Publications Dec 26, 2017

Best in Law: Four Steps Employers Can Take to Avoid a #MeToo Situation

BB&K Attorneys Joseph Ortiz and Tristan Kirk Write for the Press-Enterprise

Event Dec 15, 2017

New Labor Laws 2018

Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce

Event Dec 13, 2017

Review of Issues and New Labor Laws for 2018

Greater Riverside Employer Advisory Council

Event Dec 8, 2017

2018 Labor Laws Seminar

Corona Chamber of Commerce

Addressing Workplace Harassment in an Age of Heightened Awareness
Legal Alerts Dec 5, 2017

Addressing Workplace Harassment in an Age of Heightened Awareness

Four Steps Employers Can Take Now

Event Dec 4-8, 2017

Embracing A World Of Difference

CALPELRA 42nd Annual Training Conference

Parental Leave Rights Expanded Under New California Law
Legal Alerts Oct 23, 2017

Parental Leave Rights Expanded Under New California Law

Businesses and Agencies with 20 or More Employees Impacted

BB&K Attorneys Appointed to State Bar of California Committees
Press Releases Oct 4, 2017

BB&K Attorneys Appointed to State Bar of California Committees

Public, Labor & Employment, Environmental and Insolvency Law Sections

Best in Law: Houston Has a Problem; Make Sure You Don’t
Authored Articles & Publications Oct 3, 2017

Best in Law: Houston Has a Problem; Make Sure You Don’t

Partner D. Brian Reider Writes About Disaster Preparedness for the Press-Enterprise

Event Sep 30, 2017

ICAP 2017 Fall Half-Day Educational Conference

Inland Counties Association of Paralegals

Event Sep 13-15, 2017

LCC Annual Conference

League of California Cities

BB&K Event Aug 30, 2017

Sexual Harassment Avoidance Training Webinar (Aug. 30, 2017)

9 - 11 a.m. PT | Webinar

Event Aug 25, 2017

Business Seminar Series: Sexual Harassment Prevention Training

Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce

22 BB&K Attorneys  Earn Spot on Best Lawyers in America 2018 List
Press Releases Aug 15, 2017

22 BB&K Attorneys Earn Spot on Best Lawyers in America 2018 List

Two Recognized as Lawyers of the Year

CNN Joint-Employer Appeal Goes Against NLRB
Legal Alerts Aug 9, 2017

CNN Joint-Employer Appeal Goes Against NLRB

Employers Embrace Decision, But Issue Remains Unresolved

BB&K Welcomes Jeffrey Chang, Susan Neethling and David Allen to the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice
Press Releases Aug 4, 2017

BB&K Welcomes Jeffrey Chang, Susan Neethling and David Allen to the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice

Additions Expand Services for Public Agency Employers

Save Local Business Act Would Clarify “Joint Employer” Liability Under FLSA and NLRA
Legal Alerts Aug 2, 2017

Save Local Business Act Would Clarify “Joint Employer” Liability Under FLSA and NLRA

Legislation Introduced in House of Representatives Addresses Recent Expansion of Joint Employer Doctrine

AB 119: What Public Employers Need to Know about their Obligations to Give Unions Access to New Employees
Legal Alerts Aug 1, 2017

AB 119: What Public Employers Need to Know about their Obligations to Give Unions Access to New Employees

Information, Access and Notice Requirements for Public Employers

Will DirecTV Joint Employer Case Be Aired at Supreme Court?
BB&K In the News Jul 26, 2017

Will DirecTV Joint Employer Case Be Aired at Supreme Court?

There’s a Split in the Circuit Courts, BB&K Attorney Thomas O’Connell Told Bloomberg BNA

The Department of Labor Pulls the Plug on the “Persuader Rule”
Legal Alerts Jul 19, 2017

The Department of Labor Pulls the Plug on the “Persuader Rule”

Comment Period Open

Joint Amicus Brief Filed to Protect Franchise Business Model
BB&K In the News Jul 11, 2017

Joint Amicus Brief Filed to Protect Franchise Business Model

BB&K’s Thomas O’Connell Counsel of Record

Best in Law: What to do to Comply with Transgender Laws
Authored Articles & Publications Jul 10, 2017

Best in Law: What to do to Comply with Transgender Laws

New California Laws Took Effect July 1, Partner Joe Ortiz Writes in Press-Enterprise

Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2017
Press Releases Jul 7, 2017

Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2017

Congratulations to the Nine BB&K Attorneys on this Year’s Lists

Gregory Snarr Video Bio
Videos Jun 28, 2017

Gregory Snarr Video Bio

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Event Jun 19, 2017

CalPERS Pension Liabilities: Trends, Budget Considerations, and Planning for the Future

Webinar with KPMG Advisory Institute

New Filing Deadline for JPAs Approaches
Legal Alerts Jun 14, 2017

New Filing Deadline for JPAs Approaches

JPAs Providing Municipal Services Must File with LAFCOs by July 1

Howard Golds Video Bio
Videos Jun 13, 2017

Howard Golds Video Bio

Partner

Department of Labor Rescinds Two Memos Broadening Joint Employer Liability
Legal Alerts Jun 8, 2017

Department of Labor Rescinds Two Memos Broadening Joint Employer Liability

Impact on Court Decisions is Unclear

California’s Ambiguous Day of Rest Requirements Clarified by State Supreme Court
Legal Alerts May 23, 2017

California’s Ambiguous Day of Rest Requirements Clarified by State Supreme Court

Employers Need to Schedule Accordingly

BB&K Event May 16, 2017

Sexual Harassment Avoidance Training Webinar (May 16, 2017)

9 - 11 a.m. PT | Webinar

BB&K Ranks No. 23 on San Diego Business Journal Top Law Firms List
Press Releases May 9, 2017

BB&K Ranks No. 23 on San Diego Business Journal Top Law Firms List

San Diego Office Continues to Advance Up the List

Event May 3-5, 2017

City Attorneys' Spring Conference

League of California Cities

Business Litigator Christopher Deal Joins BB&K’s Irvine Office
Press Releases Apr 25, 2017

Business Litigator Christopher Deal Joins BB&K’s Irvine Office

New Partner Brings In-House Experience

Right to Seek Injunctive Relief Cannot be Waived by Arbitration Provision
Legal Alerts Apr 24, 2017

Right to Seek Injunctive Relief Cannot be Waived by Arbitration Provision

Arbitration Agreement does not Provide Shield from General Contract Defenses

California Legislature Proposes State Overtime Bill
Legal Alerts Apr 20, 2017

California Legislature Proposes State Overtime Bill

Measure is Similar to Federal Rule That Was Put on Hold by Court

McDonald’s Corp. Dismissed from Suit Over Wage Violations at Franchises
Legal Alerts Apr 10, 2017

McDonald’s Corp. Dismissed from Suit Over Wage Violations at Franchises

Ostensible Agency Theory Rejected by Court

Joint Employer Relationship Between Contractors and Subcontracts Redefined by a Federal Appeals Court
Legal Alerts Mar 31, 2017

Joint Employer Relationship Between Contractors and Subcontracts Redefined by a Federal Appeals Court

New Standard Puts Employer at Significant Risk

Restaurant Chain Must Allow Employees to Wear Union Buttons
Legal Alerts Mar 24, 2017

Restaurant Chain Must Allow Employees to Wear Union Buttons

NLRB Ruling a Cautionary Tale for Employers

Press Releases Mar 23, 2017

Sacramento Business Journal Again Ranks BB&K as a Top Litigation Firm

Based on Number of Attorneys

Joseph Ortiz Appointed to California Fair Employment and Housing Council
BB&K In the News Mar 20, 2017

Joseph Ortiz Appointed to California Fair Employment and Housing Council

The BB&K Partner Appointed by Gov. Brown

Appellate Challenge of NLRB's New Joint Employer Standard Moves Forward
Legal Alerts Mar 7, 2017

Appellate Challenge of NLRB's New Joint Employer Standard Moves Forward

Oral Argument Expected this Week

Press Releases Feb 22, 2017

Partner Arlene Prater Named One of San Diego’s Most Influential Women in Business

San Diego Daily Transcript Recognizes Women for Impacts in Their Fields

BB&K Event Feb 21, 2017

Sexual Harassment Avoidance Training Webinar (Feb. 21, 2017)

9 - 11 a.m. PT | Webinar

Press Releases Feb 1, 2017

BB&K Again a Top Sacramento Law Firm

Sacramento Business Journal’s 2017 Law Firm List

Best in Law: California Employers Have New Rules to Follow — Effective Now
Authored Articles & Publications Jan 30, 2017

Best in Law: California Employers Have New Rules to Follow — Effective Now

Companies Should Be Aware of Numerous Bills Signed Last Year

Event Jan 27, 2017

Business Seminar Series: New Labor Laws 2017

Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce

BB&K In the News Jan 26, 2017

Hesperia Chamber of Commerce Honors BB&K Attorney Thomas O’Connell

O’Connell Wins “President’s Award,” the Victor Valley Daily Press Reports

Press Releases Jan 20, 2017

San Diego Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2017

Congratulations to the BB&K Attorneys Recognized for their Work

[WEBINAR] Prop. 64: Taxing Marijuana Businesses
Videos Jan 12, 2017

[WEBINAR] Prop. 64: Taxing Marijuana Businesses

Third Webinar Jan. 12: Taxing Marijuana Businesses - Local Gov’t Authority, Limits and Possible Implications

BB&K Event Jan 11, 2017

2017 Labor & Employment Update

8 a.m. - Noon

Best in Law: New Law Enables Small Employers to Resume Health Reimbursement Arrangements
Authored Articles & Publications Jan 9, 2017

Best in Law: New Law Enables Small Employers to Resume Health Reimbursement Arrangements

HRAs Eliminated Under ACA, Attorneys Isabel Safie and Katrina Veldkamp Explain in Press-Enterprise

Looking Forward: New California Laws for Public Agencies
Legal Alerts Dec 22, 2016

Looking Forward: New California Laws for Public Agencies

Laws Passed in 2016 That Will Impact Public Agency Work

21st Century Cures Act Permits Standalone HRAs for Small Employers
Legal Alerts Dec 19, 2016

21st Century Cures Act Permits Standalone HRAs for Small Employers

Takes Effect in 2017

BB&K Event Dec 14, 2016

Free BB&K Webinar Series: Prop. 64 - Marijuana, Employer Policies and Employee Rights

Second in Series on Prop. 64

[WEBINAR] Prop. 64: Marijuana, Employer Policies and Employee Rights
Videos Dec 14, 2016

[WEBINAR] Prop. 64: Marijuana, Employer Policies and Employee Rights

Second Webinar Dec. 14: Marijuana, Employer Policies and Employee Rights

Event Dec 12, 2016

Marijuana is Legal. How Should Employers Respond?

Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce

[WEBINAR] Annual Labor & Employment Update 2016
Videos Dec 9, 2016

[WEBINAR] Annual Labor & Employment Update 2016

New Legislation and Case Law Impacting California Employers

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