California Supreme Court Decisions with Significant Impact on California Employers

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Central Daylight Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time

Please join us for a webinar discussing two recent California Supreme Court decisions with significant impact on California employers, Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court and Alvarado v. Dart Container Corp.

We will discuss the court’s adoption of the ABC test to distinguish independent contractors from employees and its method for calculating overtime for non-discretionary, “flat sum” bonuses. Additionally, we will highlight upcoming decisions that may further impact California employers.


  • Summary of the decisions and their limitations in Dynamex and Dart
  • Definition of the “A,” “B,” and “C” components for establishing independent contractor status
  • Examine the method for calculating “flat sum” bonuses
  • Future implications and best practices for employers given recent California Supreme Court actions


Please contact Amanda O’Rourke.

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