Tag: Employment Class Action

FedEx Drivers Ruled Employees

FedEx Drivers Deemed Employees By Federal Court

In a recent opinion issued by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Federal Express delivery drivers have been legally classified as employees of FedEx, rather than independent contractors as was argued by the company.  Audet &[...]

Employee Lawsuits May Proceed Under PAGA

Employee Lawsuits Upheld Under Private Attorneys General Act

California and federal laws generally uphold arbitration waivers in employment agreements signed by an employees.  These arbitration agreements often prevent employee lawsuits should a dispute arise regarding wages or other workplace conditions. In Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Los[...]