Immigrant from Peru draws on personal experience to ensure Latinos are treated fairly
metroactive: North Bay Bohemian newspaper profile.
The Marin Independent Journal profiles Villegas/Carrera, LLP.
Piatti Gets OK
Marin Independent Journal, Class Action Approved
IHOP Workers get $250,000 Settlement
Marin Independent Journal
News and Highlights
- Employees who are required to stay “on call” before the start of a possible work shift, phoning their employer two hours before the shift to learn whether they are needed, are entitled to be paid for that two hour period regardless of whether they’re called in to work.
- Fast-food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. has found itself at the center of the ongoing debate over mandatory arbitration provisions in employment agreements. That debate has always assumed that arbitration clauses favor employers. However, the most recent developments in a wage-and-hour case against Chipotle have called that assumption into question.
- Winery ignores evidence against manager who sexually harassed female employees. The Los Angeles County Superior Court awards the two Plaintiffs $11 Million Dollars.