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Managers don't have to ensure lunch, court rules

In a case that affects thousands of businesses and millions of workers, the California Supreme Court ruled Thursday that employers are under no obligation to ensure that workers take legally mandated lunch breaks. The California high court authorized a class of workers in the st …
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Alaska Supreme Court Implements Survivor Benefits for Gay Couples

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad (4 days ago)

Gay marriage is not legal in the state of Alaska, but on Friday the state's Supreme Court made a major decision the state's fight for equality. The court ruled the case of Harris v. Millennium Hotel, and their verdict ensures... Read Post

Working through lunch? Not the boss' problem, court rules

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now (2 years ago)

California employers must make it possible for workers to take scheduled breaks but cannot be held liable if employees decide to work instead of rest, the California Supreme decided Thursday. “We conclude an employer’s obligation is... Read Post

American Voices: Court: Employers Don't Have To Enforce Lunch Break

Entertainment / Humor : The Onion (2 years ago)

The California Supreme Court ruled that employers were under no obligation to ensure workers take their legally mandated lunch breaks. Read Post

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