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.

February 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. 

January 2nd, 2020|

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.

December 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.

December 16th, 2019|