Dole Shutting Down and Laying Off
Dole Shutting Down and Laying Off On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployment Law on Saturday, September 16, 2017. The agricultural company Dole who is based in westlake Village is planning to close its strawberry growing farms in Southern California effective October 6. This will leave 172 farmworkers without a job. The well-known company and one of the world’s …
California Updates FEHA Guidelines
California Updates FEHA Guidelines On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployee Rights on Friday, September 1, 2017. Recently , California updated the terms of the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA) that requires employers take steps to prevent and correct discriminatory, harassment and retaliation actions. A guide was issued for employers to clarifying the obligations required under …
Maternity Leave Isn’t Just For New Mothers
Maternity Leave Isn’t Just For New Mothers On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployment Law on Friday, July 7, 2017. Did you know that, as new father, the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) may apply to you as well? If your employer is subject to the provisions of the FMLA, you can take a leave of absence to care …
Four Things To Keep In Mind Regarding Maternity Leave
Four Things To Keep In Mind Regarding Maternity Leave On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployment Law on Friday, January 27, 2017. A big fear of expecting mothers who are working full-time is what is going to happen when they have to leave work to give birth or take care of their child. And while you would assume that a new mother …
How Might Military Service Affect Employment?
How Might Military Service Affect Employment? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployment Law on Thursday, December 29, 2016. If you are interested in joining the military but are presently employed, you may have questions about how your military service could impact your employment status. Serving in the military is a noble pursuit. Worries about your job should not …
College Student Athlete, now an Employee
College Student Athlete, now an Employee On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployment Law on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Is College Football Ready for Unions and Sharing the Wealth? A regional director for the National Labor Relations Board ruled that Northwestern football players could form a union and bargain collectively – they were employees of the University. If this …