McMillin Albany, LLC v. Superior Court (Van Tassel)

McMillin Albany, LLC v. Superior Court (Van Tassel):  Borton Petrini Persuades…


Recent Appellate Decisions – Spring 2017

FEDERAL In the case of Zetwick v. County of Yolo (2017) ___F.3d ___ 2017…


New Elliott Homes Case Sides with Home Builders in Statewide SB800 Debate

Through its published opinion Elliott Homes, Inc. v. Superior Court (Hicks),…


Injunction on Overtime Laws

Yesterday, a federal judge ordered that the US Department of Labor stay…


Insured Builder Entitled to Counsel of Choice

 -- by Calvin R. Stead, Esq. In Schaefer v. Elder (filed May 16, 2013,…


Recovery of Expert Fees after Voluntary Dismissal

-- by Calvin R. Stead, Esq. In the 7/23/2013 case of Mon Chong Loong Trading…


Labor and Employment Law Update

Labor Code Secs. 202 and 203, imposing monetary penalties on an employer who…


Labor and Employment Law Update

A franchisor does not stand in an employment or agency relationship with the…