It is a prevailing myth among employers of non-unionized workforces that the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB") is an administrative body in the foggy distance that has no relevant existence with respect to their businesses, and how they run them. The increasingly clear reality is, however, that the NLRB has a broad reach under Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act ("NLRA"), which protects the rights of two or more employees to engage in "concerted activities for the purposes of collective bargaining or other mutual aid or protection."
A State Bar of California panel has recommended that the agency consider launching a pilot program allowing non-lawyers to perform some legal work.
The San Diego Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators was chartered in 1973 and has more than 125 active members. The chapter is a dynamic and diverse group of legal administrative professionals representing private, corporate, and government entities ranging in size from solo practitioners to corporate law departments to large, international firms.
The San Diego Legal Secretaries Association will host the 81st Annual Conference of Legal Secretaries Inc. from May 14 to 17 at the Bahia Resort Hotel. Attendees will be a part of this historic event as they witness the installation of LSI’s board of directors.
The San Diego Paralegal Association is dedicated to educating, promoting, and strengthening the paralegal community. The association offers complimentary and/or discounted CLEs to its members, as well as provides networking events and volunteer opportunities in efforts to better connect the local legal community. Additionally, to encourage attorney participation, SDPA offers San Diego-area attorneys the opportunity to attend CLE courses and are welcome to attend, free of charge.
It was probably halfway through my second year of law school when I realized I was in trouble.
As the competition for talent intensifies, recruiting and managing a skilled workforce is increasingly complex. More than ever, employers have to focus on employee engagement to retain top talent.
CaseyGerry’s newest associate attorney, Srinivas Hanumadass, is president of the South Asian Bar Association of San Diego and will join forces with fellow CaseyGerry attorney Angela Jae Chun, current president of the Korean American Bar Association of San Diego, to host a joint mixer for both organizations this spring.
A Civic San Diego panel voted March 24 to tentatively set aside $17 million in federal tax credits to support a planned co-work space in Normal Heights and help a local job training nonprofit serve more young adults.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Women working for California lawmakers earn less than their male counterparts, according to a newspaper's analysis reported March 21 that exposes an inequality perpetuated by those who set state policy.
Both plaintiff and defense attorneys should communicate early in a case involving electronic discovery to ensure a smooth process, a panel of experts said.
Former professional basketball player Jason Collins, the first openly gay athlete to play in any of the four major professional sports, will give the keynote address at the Tom Homann LGBT Law Association’s annual awards and installation dinner in San Diego next month.
San Diego attorney Todd Stevens has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Trustees for the State Bar of California.