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California Supreme Court Expands the Reach of the California Prevailing Wage Law

Apr 12, 2021

The trend over the last 20 years has been for California's prevailing wage law to spread to areas previously unimagined.  This spread has been due to inexact drafting of the law, constant tinkering by the legislature, and expansive readings of this arcane statute by the courts and agencies charged with its enforcement.  It has been aptly described as the “Winchester Mystery House” of California wage and hour law:  always under construction or modification, never finished, with strange and inexplicable features like its namesake’s stairways that stop at ceilings and doorways that lead nowhere. (Read More)

Article By: Stephen Tedesco, Richard Leasia, Van Allyn Goodwin, Richard N. Hill and Sean Piers Littler

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