New Law Protects Losing Employees in Wage and Hour Cases From Paying Attorneys’ Fees

By | 2015-01-06T13:44:30+00:00 January 27th, 2014|Uncategorized, Wage & Hour|

As of January 1, 2014, a new law (SB 462) makes it more difficult for prevailing employers in wage and hour cases to collect attorneys’ fees and costs against their employees. Prior to the new law, Labor Code §218.5 required courts in wage and hour cases to award the prevailing party attorneys’ fees and costs. [...]

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