REPRESENTING UNIONS & EMPLOYEES SINCE 1936
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Over 75 Years of Service

Beeson, Tayer & Bodine has represented labor unions and collectively-bargained employee benefit plans in California for over seventy-five years. With offices in Oakland and Sacramento, the firm serves clients throughout the Western United States.

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Right to Union Representation Not Limited to Interviews

March 20, 2019 by Kena Cador

In 2015, PERB held that the right to a union representative under California law is broader than the NLRA’s version under Weingarten. In 2017, in SEIU v. Sonoma County Superior Court, PERB extended Weingarten to... read more

California Court Expands Reporting-Time Pay to On-Call Shifts

March 18, 2019 by Sarah Kanbar

California’s Wage Orders include a requirement that employers pay employees at least two hours’ wages when an employee “reports for work” but is not actually put to work. A California Court of Appeal has now... read more


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