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Employment Law Firm



Helping employees and employers remedy and

prevent employment law violations.


Working From Home Reminders
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way companies' employees work for better and for worse.  For better, the pandemic showed companies their employees could work from home productively.  Whether companies are thriving or struggling with work from home, here are a few reminders for best practices.

Working From Home Reminders

Paid Family Leave Availability for In-Home Learning
In its recent Question and Answer additions, the Department of Labor addressed paid leave availability for parent-employees whose children's schools offer remote, hybrid and in-person learning.  
What are AB 5, the ABC Test, the Borello Factors, and How Might They Affect You?
Some of the most popular discussions regarding the law AB 5 involve Uber and Lyft.  However, this law affects much more than Uber and Lyft drivers.  What is AB 5, and how might it affect you?  

Obligations and Rights for Employers and Employees under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) goes into effect on April 1, 2020.  It consists of two types of leave certain employers are to provide to their employees under certain circumstances related to COVID-19. 


Alameda County Bar Association Labor and Employment Section Annual Symposium - September 25, 2020
As Chair of the Labor and Employment Section Executive Committee of the Alameda County Bar Association, Attorney/Owner Glicel Sumagaysay is working with the Committee to develop mandatory continuing legal education programs for its annual Employment Law Symposium.


Contact Us

Tel: 888-201-8282

Fax: 510-338-9240​

​​1990 N. California Blvd., Suite 830

Walnut Creek, CA 94596

By appointment



We are continuing to serve you during the pandemic.


Our firm is continuing to serve clients during the pandemic by phone, email, video conference, and other electronic means.   We wish you all safety and health during this trying time. 


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