New Disclosure Requirements For Deposition Notices In California

As of January 1, 2016, portions of the Code of Civil Procedure have been revised regarding the requirements of court reporters and deposition notices.  Most notably, Code of Civil Procedure section 2025.220, subdivision (a)(8), has been added to require parties noticing depositions to advise other parties of any contract or relationship between the noticing party Read More…

California’s Fair Pay Act Goes Into Effect

One of the most significant changes in the law in 2016 is Senate Bill 358, known as the “Fair Pay Act.”  Effective January 1, 2016, the Act amends Labor Code section 1197.5 to attempt to ensure California employees can demand wages equal to those of opposite sex employees doing “substantially similar work.” Prior to the Read More…