Pedersen Law Articles

Avoiding Exposure to Wage and Hour Claims by Interns and Externs

Short article on California law related to proper pay for externs and interns

So You Don’t Want Your Employer to be Your Friend?

From Orange County Lawyer Magazine, March, 2013

Maximizing Settlement Potential in Mediation – From a Non-Mediator’s Perspective

From The Big News, June 2012

Attorney Fee Awards in FEHA Claims: The Lodestar Analysis

The article is a primer for attorneys who engage in FEHA litigation on behalf of employees to assist them with the process of applying for attorney fees to be paid by the defendant employers upon a victory in court or arbitration.

Staying Competitive for the Solo and Small Firm: The Paperless Law Office

Article about converting a law office to one where every document is scanned and stored digitally. Article explores the reasons why doing so is beneficial, and then provides a practical step-by-step instruction on how to achieve the goal.

The Attorney as Employer: The Law Regarding Employee Privacy in Social Media

From The Bottom Line, August 2013

FEHA Red Flags: Common Employer Violations of California’s Disability Discrimination Laws

From Workers’ Compensation Quarterly, Vol.26, No.1, 2013

Plugging the Leak: Employing Efficient Intake Practices to Avoid the Loss of Valuable Time

From Law Practice Management and Technology, 2012