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What Does Independence Day Really Mean?

To most of us, the 4 th of July means a day off from work spent with family and friends, perhaps going to a parade, having a barbeque or watching fireworks. But Independence Day signifies so much more. It not only honors the birthday of our country, but the adoption of the Declaration of Independence...

California Court: On-Call Rest Breaks Are Permissible

Last week a California Court of Appeal issued its published decision in Augustus v. ABM Security Services, Inc ., overturning a $90 million class judgment against ABM based on its purported failure to provide its security guards with proper rest breaks. Although it was undisputed that the security guards...