New California Bill Would Help Enforcement Against “Epidemic” Wage Theft

California’s Senate leader has introduced a new bill, S.B. 588, that would allow state regulators efforts to go after employers that illegally withhold wages from workers by requiring employers who have failed to pay court [...]

By |2015-04-28T14:19:06-08:00April 27th, 2015|

SEC Sends Message to Employers: Confidentiality Agreements That Silence Potential Whistleblowers are Prohibited

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) relies heavily on whistleblowers to report potential securities law violations. Insider knowledge of the circumstances and individuals involved allows the SEC to identify fraud and other potential violations much [...]

By |2015-04-03T14:25:47-08:00April 3rd, 2015|