Christopher B. Dolan

Who pays when at fault drivers are minimally insured?

This week’s question comes from Lydia in South San Francisco who asks:…

Fraud and misrepresentation in the workplace

By Christopher Dolan and Mari Bandoma Callado This week’s question comes from…

More accountability is needed for Amazon

This week’s article will focus on a legal battle my firm is…

Are Uber / Lyft drivers independent contractors?

The new law that you have heard about, AB 5, amends Labor Code Section 3351

Pause and think before you hit record

The implications of secret recordings in the workplace

Who is liable for falling trees?

State law provides that the owner of a tree whose branches overhang an adjoining landowner’s property is liable for damages caused by the overhanging branches.

You don’t need to put up with a hostile working environment

Today’s question comes from Geraldine T. in Berkeley: “After reading your article…

New state laws expand workplace protections against sexual harassment

Ava G from The Haight asks: “I heard that there were some…

Most gift cards come without expiration dates

This question comes from Kim M. in Pacific Heights, who asks: Q:…

Who is eligible for paid sick leave?

This week’s question comes from Angela in Berkeley, who asks: Q:“I work…

Identifying liability in an officer-involved accident

This week’s column focuses on a recent incident about which we have…

What responsibility do schools carry for cyberbullying?

This week’s question comes from Michelle P., who writes: Q: “My daughter…

C.R.O.W.N. Act Natural Hair Grooming Protections in the Workplace

By Christopher Dolan and Mari Bandoma Callado This week’s question comes from…

Drivers, slow down for students

This week’s question comes from Becky M. in SoMa who asks: Q:…

Getting ‘doored’ by a ride-hail driver

By Christopher Dolan and Cristina Garcia This week’s question comes from Nancy…

A balancing act for employers: service animals and allergies in the workplace

By Christopher Dolan and Vanessa Deniston This week’s question comes from Brian…

Potential signs of human trafficking

By Christopher Dolan and Dianna Albini Unfortunately, and incomprehensibly, we are growing…

Prop 213 prevents injured drivers from recovering damages

By Christopher B. Dolan and Cristina Garcia This week’s question comes from…

The $150 billion a year industry that is killing our children

By Christopher Dolan and Dianna Albini “It ought to concern every person,…

Working safely in extreme weather

By Christopher Dolan and Emile Davis This week’s question comes from Danny…