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New California Employment And Labor Legal Questions & Answers

Can an employer cap accrued vacation PTO differently for different employees or must the cap be applied uniformly to all classes of employees?

Yes, differently employees can have different accrual and caps or carryover for vacation, the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

Can a state agency replace an American contract worker with an H-1B contract hire?

Technically, yes, they almost certainly did violate the law--and nothing will come of it. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 days ago

If my administrator forced me to work for another affiliated company for 2 days but I said no and then he suddenly demoted me, is that legal?

Yes, it is legal. Your employer--in this case the adminstrator--decides what your job is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 days ago

Am I required to pay for a company owned cell phone?

If you were told by your employer to pay for the phone and switch …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 days ago

Speaking with employees about disbanding from union

A supervisor can express the opinion that the union is not needed; employers are …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 days ago