What You Should Do If You’re Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence

What You Should Do If You’re Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a serious issue – but up to 80 percent of domestic violence accusations have no merit. That means the overwhelming majority of domestic violence defendants appearing in Contra Costa County are completely innocent. A domestic violence conviction...
Phone-Sex Worker Hits Employer With OT, Wage Claims

Phone-Sex Worker Hits Employer With OT, Wage Claims

Law360 by Dave Simpson, June 28, 2017 A phone-sex worker filed a collective action against her employer Tele Pay USA in California federal court Tuesday, claiming the company has violated the Fair Labor Standards Act by paying her less than minimum wage, no overtime...
Phone Sex Workers Sue Over Low Wages, Long Hours

Phone Sex Workers Sue Over Low Wages, Long Hours

Law.com by Amanda Bronstad, June 28, 2017 Phone sex might be expensive and short-lived for consumers, but it doesn’t pay much for the workers on the other line. That’s according to a class action filed on Tuesday alleging a California-based phone sex operator...

California Domestic Violence Charge? 7 Legal Defense Options

Accused of domestic violence in the state of California? You are in for a wild ride. False allegations of domestic violence are more common than in any other area of criminal law. Even worse, the scales of justice are tipped in favor of the accuser, more so than...