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December 13th, 2017 | Main

New Associate: Jazmine Flores

The partners at Belden Blaine Raytis are proud to announce that Jazmine Flores has joined the firm as an associate attorney.  Jazmine is a graduate of the University of California San Diego and Pepperdine Law School.  Jazmine’s practice will ...

December 11th, 2017 | Main

‘Tis the Season for Updating Company Handbooks & Forms!

As employers know, complying with California’s rigorous employment obligations means tracking an ever-moving target.  Now is the time when employers should be reviewing handbooks, applications, forms, and other employment documents/practices to ...

December 7th, 2017 | Main

David Blaine’s Friday Musing…

Employment Lawyers Love Christmas Parties! Not our own, our clients.’  In fact, most of us would work for free in December simply for the entertainment value.  Some of the most outrageous personnel issues I’ve dealt with were the result of ...

December 1st, 2017 | Main

David Blaine’s Friday Musing…

I really hate health insurance companies. I recently had minor outpatient surgery.  About two weeks prior to the surgery the doctor’s office called and made me pay them with a credit card for the upcoming procedure. When I asked how much it ...