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Aug 15, 2014, 08:06 ET

California Wage Hour Attorney Clarifies Confusion Surrounding Rights of California Workers

In a recent interview, San Francisco wage and hour lawyer Eric Grover outlined common violations committed by employers and what California...

May 21, 2014, 13:41 ET

Senator Grassley To Start Whistleblower Caucus in Next Congress

In remarks commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989, Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) announced that he would...

May 21, 2014, 10:43 ET

Overtime Wage Laws: Do You Know Your Rights?

Did you know that you are required to receive an increased hourly rate for every hour worked over eight in a day or past 40 hours in a single...

May 20, 2014, 14:48 ET

Video Surveillance of CA Truckers Doesn't Break Labor Laws

Did you know that if you're a trucker in the state of California, your employer can legally video tape you for disciplinary purposes? Attorney...

May 19, 2014, 11:39 ET
Do you know which job interview questions are off limits, asks San Francisco employment lawyer Eric Grover? (PRNewsFoto/Keller Grover LLP)

The 5 Illegal Interview Questions A Prospective Employer May Ask You

Job interviews are nerve racking, as you try to think and answer quickly an onslaught of questions from your potential new employer, but did you...

Apr 04, 2014, 18:48 ET
A case has shed light on labor rights in the medical marijuana industry, says California Labor lawyer Eric Grover.  (PRNewsFoto/Keller Grover, LLP)

Eric Grover a California based Employment and Labor Lawyer Discusses Medical Marijuana Workers Employment Rights!

A case has shed light on labor rights in the medical marijuana industry, says California Labor lawyer Eric Grover.  It's no secret...

Mar 14, 2014, 10:00 ET

Two-Thirds of Nations Port Truckers Misclassified violating CA wage and hour law

A shocking new wage and hour report has brought to light a job misclassification problem that is affecting our nation's port truckers who haul...

Feb 07, 2014, 17:49 ET

As Dodd-Frank Nears Completion, Whistleblowers Are Proving a Key Component

Nearly three and a half years after it was signed into law by President Barack Obama, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer...

Jan 28, 2014, 11:58 ET

California's New Year's Resolution: Stronger Whistleblower Protections

California is starting off 2014 with expanded protections for whistleblowers through amendments to California Labor Code Section 1102.5,...

Jan 28, 2014, 11:55 ET

Some of the Biggest Labor & Safety Law Violators are U.S. Government Contractors

An estimated 22 percent of the U.S. workforce is employed by the nation's biggest violators of federal workplace safety and wage...

Jan 27, 2014, 18:50 ET
Possible victims of wage theft in San Jose, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Oakland, CA are encouraged to download our e-Book for wage law help.  (PRNewsFoto/Keller Grover, LLP)

California Wage Hour Lawyer provides answers Download Ebook

Keller Grover LLP, a well-respected wage and hour law firm in California, has announced the launch of a new...

Jan 10, 2014, 11:35 ET

2014 Brings New Employment Laws--Do You Know Your Rights?

As 2013 comes to a close, 2014 will usher in new employment laws workers need to understand, reports Los Angeles wage and hour lawyer Eric...

Dec 18, 2013, 15:00 ET

Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Antitrust Whistleblower Bill

 Congress -- like an increasing number of state legislatures -- has seen first hand how whistleblowers can help battle fraud and other...

Aug 01, 2013, 13:42 ET

SEC Signals That Larger Whistleblower Awards Are Coming

Nearly a year after its first whistleblower award was announced, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is signaling that more --...

Jul 26, 2013, 18:16 ET

Study: California's Low-Wage Workers Aren't Receiving Court-Ordered Claims

For many of California's low-wage workers, justice was never served after winning judgments against their former employers who cheated them out of...

Jun 05, 2013, 12:00 ET

Proposed Bills May Bring Big Changes To California Employment Laws

The California employment law landscape is always changing, as each year ushers in new proposed bills that alter existing labor laws and create new...

May 29, 2013, 18:48 ET

Customs Fraud Doesn't Just Hurt the Government: It Impacts Jobs, Businesses Too

 Issues related to customs fraud are not part of the everyday discussions of most people in the general population, but this type of fraud is a...

May 09, 2013, 17:57 ET

Proposals to Boost IRS Whistleblower Program Get a Hard Look

Whistleblower programs have proven a remarkably successful approach to fighting fraud in recent years. But as officials at the Internal Revenue...

Feb 27, 2013, 10:30 ET

Employment Lawyer Report: NLRB Weighs In On Workplace Social Media Policies

Keller Grover LLP San Francisco Employment Lawyer Report: The rise in popularity of social media has spurred heated employment debates...

Oct 24, 2012, 00:19 ET

California Firm Launches New Website Dedicated to Helping Whistleblowers Navigate How to Deal With Reporting Fraud And Retaliation in the Workplace

Fighting fraud should be a top priority in our country as we all face tighter budgets and tough decisions on the allocation of scarce...