File Your 2019 Kincade Fire Claim with Abbey, Weitzenberg, Warren & Emery Yet another fire which appears to have been caused by PG&E has ravaged our community. The Kincade Fire began at or about 9:24pm on October 23, 2019 in The Geysers when it was reported that a 230,000 volt PG&E transmission line failed near […]
Claims Relating to 2017 & 2018 Wildfires are Being Accepted until December 31, 2019 In a status conference on November 4, 2019 with U.S. District Judge James Donato, who is overseeing the PG&E wildfire claims estimation proceeding, attorneys representing wildfire victims and attorneys for PG&E agreed that, in order to allow more wildfire victims the […]
We reported earlier this year that the law regarding classification of independent contractors changed dramatically under the new “ABC Test.” The California Supreme Court established a presumption that a worker is an employee unless the employer can show (a) the “worker is free from the control and direction of the hirer in connection with the […]
Last year, the California Supreme Court made it more difficult for a business to classify a service provider as an independent contractor. The question of whether an individual worker should be classified as an employee or independent contractor has considerable significance for businesses. If a worker is classified as an employee, then the employer bears […]
California has passed several laws in direct response to the ongoing concerns of sexual harassment in the work place and gender discrimination. Now is the time to review these laws and to take action to ensure that employers are complying with these laws and protecting their work force.
As wildfires continue to burn out of control in Northern California, we are here to ensure that families and businesses affected by these catastrophic fires are given a strong voice and that those responsible for their losses are held accountable. Our goal is to achieve individualized compensation for all of our clients. Contact us for a free legal consultation today.