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Syed H. Mannan focuses his practice on labor and employment matters. Syed defends employers before state and federal courts and administrative agencies in single-plaintiff and class action litigation alleging wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage and hour violations and Private Attorney General Act (PAGA) actions. He is also experienced in dealing with non-competition and non-solicitation matters. Read Syed Mannan's full bio.
By Ellen M. Bronchetti and Syed Mannan on May 13, 2021
Posted In Employee Benefits, Employment
On April 16, 2021, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed Senate Bill (SB) 93 into law, a rehiring and retention law which requires employers in certain industries to make written job offers to employees who were laid off because of the impact of COVID-19. The law takes immediate effect and will remain in effect until December...
By Ellen M. Bronchetti and Syed Mannan on Mar 19, 2021
Posted In Employee Benefits, Employment, Health and Welfare Plans, Labor
US President Joe Biden signed into law the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) on March 11, 2021. ARPA follows from weeks of negotiations in Congress and attempts to facilitate the country’s recovery from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Included in ARPA are several provisions that impact employers, including provisions on...