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Workers Compensation Defense
We have extensive experience in all aspects the defense of workers compensation cases. We represent both large and small employers and insurance carriers. One particular area of expertise is the defense of restaurant cases where we have defended the small to large franchise operator to large corporate entities such as Sizzler, Jack In the Box, Denny's and Claim Jumper. We defend § 132 claims and "serious and willful" claims.
Employment and Labor Litigation
In the area of employment and labor law we have appeared and represented employers in the California state courts as well as federal courts in addition to the various regulatory and administrative agencies including the United States Department of Labor, the California Department of Labor, Cal OSHA, the Workers Compensation Appeals Board, the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, the Employment Development Department and other tribunals.
We have been involved in various aspects of franchisor/franchisee transactional issues as well as litigation including franchise, construction, contract and lease negotiations and disputes.