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Getting Ready For The BIG One (And All The Little Ones): Disaster Preparedness for Human Resources

Partner Jon Holtzman and Of Counsel Randy Riddle presented on a panel about disaster preparedness for human resources at the 2016 CALPELRA Annual Training Conference.

2020-04-07T14:17:06-07:00April 7th, 2020|

Art Hartinger and Dane Hutchings to Present on Independent Contractors at League City Managers Conference

RPLG Founding Partner Art Hartinger and Renne Public Policy Group (RPPG) Director, Government Affairs Dane Hutchings will provide insight on pensions and independent contractors at the 2020 League of California Cities City Managers Conference.

2020-02-10T12:34:51-08:00February 4th, 2020|

RPLG Delivers Summary Judgments for Counties of San Joaquin and Orange in Retiree Benefit Cases

Partner Art Hartinger, along with Senior Associates Ryan McGinley-Stempel and Ian Long, helped deliver two summary judgments for the Counties of San Joaquin and Orange this fall that will save the government entities millions of dollars in retiree pension dues. 

2020-01-03T10:50:15-08:00January 2nd, 2020|

DOL Final Rule Provides Needed Clarity on Regular Rate Calculation

After much anticipation, the Department of Labor (“DOL”) has issued its final rule clarifying the regulations governing calculation of the FLSA regular rate of pay, 29 CFR sections 548 and 778.  The Department last updated these rules more than 60 years ago, before the FLSA applied to public agencies.

2019-12-20T12:29:07-08:00December 18th, 2019|

Press Release: Bay Area School Districts Sue Juul 

School districts spread across the Bay Area have filed litigation in San Francisco’s federal district court against Juul Labs, Inc. for its targeting of minors. These Bay Area school districts are joining other school districts across the country, as well as a number of parents and youth, to challenge Juul’s practices of marketing vaping products to minors.

2019-12-18T16:22:28-08:00December 18th, 2019|

Press Release: U.S. Supreme Court Denies Review in City of Boise v. Martin

Today, the United States Supreme Court declined to review City of Boise v. Martin, Case No. 19-247—a decision in which the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that enforcing local laws prohibiting camping and sleeping on public property “when no sleeping space is practically available in any shelter” within the jurisdiction violates the Eighth Amendment protection against cruel and unusual punishment.

2019-12-16T17:56:55-08:00December 16th, 2019|

Court of Appeal Reaffirms Police “You Lie, You Die” Rule

The California Court of Appeal recently ruled in favor of Los Angeles County after it fired a sheriff’s deputy for dishonesty. In this unusual case, the court was required to reverse a decision by the Los Angeles County Civil Service Commission.

2019-11-14T16:50:27-08:00November 14th, 2019|