FRIDAY FLURRY: UPDATES ON NEWS FOR THIS WEEK

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 Dynamex “ABC” Independent Contractor Test Applies Retroactively On Thursday, the Ninth Circuit ruled that Dynamex Operation West, Inc., v. Superior Court., (“Dynamex”) the California Supreme Court landmark decision which made it significantly more difficult for employers to classify workers as independent contractor, applies retroactively. As we previously reported here, in May of 2018 the California […]

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Employer Wins Right To Compel Individual Arbitration After Litigating All The Way To The Supreme Court

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After many years of litigation, employer Lamps Plus successfully defended its arbitration agreement all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court (“SCOTUS”), when the Court’s conservative majority ruled that a court may not compel class-arbitration unless the parties’ arbitration agreement shows that the parties agreed to that process. In the case at issue, Varela v. […]

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Upcoming Seminar | Santa Maria

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Save the date for our upcoming seminar in Santa Maria! Michael Saqui will be presenting a Hot Topics 2019 seminar on May 22, 2019. The cost is $45 and you can register here. For more information, you can view the flyer.   We are here when you need us! Source:  The Saqui Law Group

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