Compensable "Hours Worked"

Huerta v. CSI Elec. Contractors, 15 Cal. 5th 908 (2024)

This decision arose from a class action asserting wage claims on behalf of contractors hired to assist with “procurement, installation, construction, and testing services” at a solar power facility on privately-owned land.  The California Supreme Court answered three questions certified by the Ninth Circuit as follows:

  • An employee’s time spent on an employer’s premises