Employment Law: At Will After Dore

Employment Law: At Will After Dore

On August 3, 2006, the California Supreme Court ruled reversed an appellate court ruling that had reversed a trial court summary judgment on behalf of the defendant employer. The Appellate Court ruling would have allowed Plaintiff Dore to bring specific…

Arbitration Clauses in Employment Agreements

Arbitration Clauses in Employment Agreements

Have you been fired from your job? Do you believe that your termination was wrongful? Would you like to file a wrongful termination complaint against your former employer? Does your employment agreement contain an arbitration clause? What is arbitration? Does…

“You’re Fired!”

“You’re Fired!”

Have you been fired from your job? Was your termination in good faith, or was it wrongful? Are you unsure? Does it matter? Does your employment agreement contain an “at-will” clause? Does this mean that your employer can fire you…

Forum Non-Conveniens

Forum Non-Conveniens

Are you unsure of where to file your case? Have you received a motion for dismissal based on forum non-conveniens (FNC)? What does filing for a dismissal based on forum non-conveniens mean and entail? Under what circumstances can this motion…

International Service: The Hague Convention

International Service: The Hague Convention

It is axiomatic (lawyers love saying that) that the world is becoming a smaller place through advances in transportation, the deployment of the Internet and capitalism’s relentless push for lower cost labor and physical inputs to the economic equation. Borders…

ALG Jumps On Blog Bandwagon

ALG Jumps On Blog Bandwagon

Recognizing that blogs have become a valuable way to distribute information, and also a form of online periodical, we’ve created our own blog. We hope that you find this blog useful and welcome your questions, comments and contributions. About Adishian…