Independent Contractors Under Dynamex

Independent Contractors Under Dynamex

General Background The classification of an individual performing services for an operating company has long been an area of ambiguity and contention. Oftentimes, an employer may want to classify a new hire as an independent contractor. Oftentimes, an employee may…

California v. Starbucks

California v. Starbucks

The California Supreme Court recently ruled against Starbucks regarding its practice of not paying employees for alleged “de minimis” work performed after clocking out. Starbucks had a practice of having their employees perform certain administrative and clean up duties after…

Independent Contractors

Independent Contractors

It’s as Easy as A-B-C, right? Independent Contractors are always a point of tension.  Recently, the California Supreme Court adopted the “ABC” Test to determine distinguish between employees and independent contractors. The classification of an individual performing services for an…

California real estate law

Adishian Law Group, P.C. founder Chris Adishian answers why Adishian Law Group practices real estate law. Transcript Our firm practices real estate because I’ve always had an interest in real estate as a young adult and that interest just grew…

California business law

Adishian Law Group, P.C. founder Chris Adishian answers why Adishian Law Group practices business law. Transcript Well, business law is an actual area of interest for me. Growing up, I was in a family where both parents ran small businesses…

General Counsel

Adishian Law Group, P.C. founder Chris Adishian explains why business owners should hire a general counsel even if they’re not in litigation. Transcript Our most successful clients are committed to constantly improving their decision-making process. They understand that two great…

Perceived whistleblowers

Adishian Law Group, P.C. founder and California Attorney Chris Adishian answers the question: “Are perceived whistleblowers protected under California law?” Transcript Under the California Whistleblower Statute 1102.5, actual whistleblowers, people who actually blew the whistle, are protected, and so are…

Whistleblower

Adishian Law Group, P.C. founder and California Attorney Chris Adishian explains the recent change in California’s Whistleblower Statute, California Labor Code 1102.5. Transcript As of January 1st, 2014, there was a significant change in the California Whistleblower Statute which is…

Plaintiffs and defendants

Adishian Law Group, P.C. founder and California Attorney Chris Adishian discusses why Adishian Law Group represents both plaintiffs and defendants, and why he believes clients are better served with attorneys who have experience litigating on “both sides.” Transcript In our…