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Employment from Beginning to End

  • Employment agreements
  • Compensation packages
  • Employment rights evaluation
  • Wrongful termination
  • Severance agreements
  • Unemployment compensation

Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation

  • Race, color and national origin
  • Mental or physical disability
  • Reasonable accommodation
  • Sex
  • Pregnancy
  • Sexual harassment
  • Sexual orientation
  • Age
  • Religion
  • Family leave (FMLA and CFRA)

Federal Government Employees

  • Discrimination
  • Prohibited Personnel Practices
  • Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
  • Veterans Employment Opportunities Act (VEOA)
  • Whistleblower Retaliation
  • Proposed Suspension and Proposed Removal
  • Security Clearances
  • Performance Improvement Plans (PIPs)
  • Failure to Hire/Failure to Promote
  • Equal Employment Office (EEO)
  • Office of Federal Operations (OFO)
  • Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB)

State and Federal Agencies

  • California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
  • National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)
  • Public Employment Relations Board (PERB)
  • Labor Commissioner
  • Department of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE)
  • Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB)
  • Office of Federal Operations (OFO)
  • Department of Labor (DOL)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • Cal-OSHA
  • Employment Development Department (EDD)
  • Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board (UIAB)

Personal Injury

  • Auto accidents
  • Bike accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Commercial vehicles
  • Recreational Vehicles
  • Boating accidents
  • Dog bites
  • Dog accidents
  • Slip and fall
  • Premises liability
  • Assault and battery

Wage and Hour

  • Unpaid wages
  • Unpaid overtime
  • Denied breaks
  • Misclassification
  • Independent contractors
  • California Labor Code
  • California Wage Orders
  • Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
  • Prevailing wage
  • Davis-Bacon

Labor Unions

  • Public sector
  • Private sector
  • Organizing
  • Certification
  • Negotiations and bargaining
  • Strikes and concerted activity
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Unfair labor practices
  • Elections
  • Litigation
  • Union business
  • Reporting and disclosures
  • Training
  • NLRB
  • PERB
  • NLRA
  • LMRDA
  • HEERA
  • EERA
  • MMBA
  • Dills Act

Protected Activity, Whistleblowing and Privacy

  • Whistleblowers
  • Health and safety
  • OSHA and Cal-OSHA
  • Privacy
  • Medical confidentiality
  • Drug testing

Business Compliance and Litigation

  • Business entity formation
  • Corporate formalities
  • General business counseling
  • Employment practices evaluation and counseling
  • Employment and compliance training
  • ADA compliance
  • Contact disputes
  • Unfair competition
  • Trade secrets
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Fraud and conversion

Business Contract Negotiations and Drafting

  • Licensing agreements
  • Royalty agreements
  • Buy/sell agreements
  • Vendor agreements
  • Services agreements
  • Promissory notes
  • Leases
  • Real estate transactions
  • Employment agreements
  • Joint ventures

Contact Us

Spencer Johnson McCammon LLP
2727 Camino del Rio South
Suite 140
San Diego, CA 92108
Phone: (619) 233-1313

Spencer Johnson McCammon Weekly

Spencer Johnson McCammon Weekly

Topic of the Week

Gender Identity Discrimination

Discrimination based on gender identity is not specifically prohibited under federal law at this time, but there are legislative efforts to pass federal laws to make it explicitly illegal. There is also some case law interpreting sex discrimination laws t

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Blog of the Week

The thing about systemic racism is it's systemic: This week in the war on workers

Black people have been more likely to lose their jobs during the pandemic than white people, but they also disproportionately work at essential jobs that require them to expose themselves to possible infection.

Thought for the Week

"As more and more people come out, especially as trans and nonbinary, our rights in the workplace and the discrimination we face grows all the more prevalent."

–Noor Al-Sibai | Queer Journalist and member of the Industrial Workers of the World’s (IWW) Freelance Journalists Union

List of the Week

from National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE)

Transgender Employment Statistics

  • More than one in four trans workers have lost a job due to bias
  • Over three-fourths of trans workers reported that they’ve experienced discrimination at work.
  • 30% of trans workers report experiencing harassment at work.
  • Trans workers experience unemployment at a rate three times higher than those in the general population do.
  • For trans workers of color, the unemployment rate is four times higher.

Top Five News Headlines

  1. How the American Worker Got Fleeced
  2. Unemployment rate at 11.1% in June, another 1.4 million workers filed jobless claims last week
  3. Busse Combat Knife Company Pays $20,900 to Settle EEOC Disability Discharge Suit
  4. 6 Ways To Cultivate A Workplace Culture That Inspires Diversity And Inclusion
  5. Stripping Away Bias, One Avatar At A Time