California Employment Law Update

Tag Archives: USERRA

U.S. Supreme Court Recognizes “Cat’s Paw” Liability Theory

Staub v. Proctor Hosp., 562 U.S. ___, 131 S. Ct. 1186 (2011) Vincent Staub, a former angiography technician for Proctor Hospital, was a member of the United States Army Reserve. Staub alleged that his employment was terminated in violation of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994 (“USERRA”) because his supervisor (Janice … Continue Reading

Release Enforced As To Defamation And Overtime Claims – But Not Claim Under USERRA

Perez v. Uline, Inc., 157 Cal. App. 4th 953 (2007) On the day that Brian Perez, a captain in the United States Marine Corps Reserves, returned to work after duty with the Reserves, his employment with Uline, Inc. was terminated. He was presented with a “Severance Agreement and Release,” offering him severance in the amount … Continue Reading
LexBlog

This website uses third party cookies, over which we have no control. To deactivate the use of third party advertising cookies, you should alter the settings in your browser.

OK