SAN FRANCISCO - The California Supreme Court unanimously
ruled Nov. 18 that statutory penalties for unpaid wages are not recoverable as
restitution under the state's unfair competition law (UCL), Business and
Professions Code Section 17200 ( Jorge...
Our friends at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently scored another big win in a pregnancy discrimination case -- actually got summary judgment against the employer, which is unusual. In this case, the employer apparently knew it had...