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The attorneys of Hoyer & Hicks represent clients regarding a variety of labor and employment matters, including wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, missed breaks, and unpaid wages. We have expertise litigating individual and class action cases in the state and federal courts of the San Francisco Bay Area and the Greater Los Angeles Area. We also have expertise in negotiating pre-litigation resolutions. We are committed to making a difference in the lives of our clients, who are typically individual employees or small businesses.


Reviews

I had an overall excellent experience, and I would recommend this attorney to anyone with similar needs.
- Client
Was very knowledgeable and professional. All of my questions were answered in the initial consultation.
- Client
Class Counsel capably represented the Settlement Class and negotiated a settlement well-received by the Class Members.
- Judge of the Superior Court
I appreciated him taking the time during the initial phone consultation to understand the nature of the grievance (free).
- Client
He is a good listener and was able to assess immediately the strength of the case.
- Client
I've got the advice I needed for free during 30-min appointment. Thank you, Mr. Hoyer.
- Client
Richard not only grasped a quick understanding of my claims, he identified an additional claim and quickly acted.
- Client
Richard listended to my entire situation and knew exactly how to proceed.
- Client
I've spoken with several attorneys before, and Richard, by far, carried the most weight in deciding best actions on how to proceed.
- Client
He gave me advice on the phone before any indication that I would retain him.
- Client

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Class Action Notices


Benitez v. Perfection Pet Food, LLC - U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California case no. 1:18-cv-01484-SKO

Thaoho v. Capitol Casino, Inc. - Sacramento County Superior Court case no. 34-2018-00228073-CU-OE-GDS

Casas v. Mission-Hope, et al. - Alameda County Superior Court case no. RG15797671

Coppernoll v. Hamcor Inc., et al. - Alameda County Superior Court case no. RG16843171



Sep 01, 2021
Employee has standing to bring representative PAGA claim even though her individual claim is time barred https://t.co/8zT82Q2JFf
Sep 01, 2021
California Supreme Court Requires Employers to Pay Meal and Rest Period Premiums at the Regular Rate of Pay https://t.co/oyEedN2bBm
Sep 01, 2021
Failure to Promote Claims Accrue With Employee’s ‘Knowledge’ of Denied Promotion https://t.co/16CHVY1Xh7
Sep 01, 2021
Overtime can be calculated using the "rate in effect" method https://t.co/HqA3CCOQrY
Sep 01, 2021
LGBTQ+ PROTECTIONS IN THE WORKPLACE https://t.co/6EfB4DiXst
Sep 01, 2021
Can an Employer Discipline an Employee for Excessive FMLA-Related Absences Before Requesting Recertification? The S… https://t.co/gfGfvSjXNv
Sep 01, 2021
The California Trucking Association Petitions U.S. Supreme Court Over AB 5 https://t.co/KW8XDryGK8
Jul 12, 2021
Piece Rate Compensation in California https://t.co/ifYFF18hkV
Jul 12, 2021
July 1 Minimum Wage Increases In Certain Cities and Counties https://t.co/Z6KTMFOgT5
Apr 07, 2021
Biden administration expands protection against sex discrimination in education. https://t.co/YRrqz1C67P
Apr 07, 2021
New laws prohibit discrimination against natural hair styles. https://t.co/1Ztj5zkUyw
Apr 07, 2021
Connecticut Medical Marijuana User Could Not Proceed With ADA Claims https://t.co/kAukKg2Ca4
Apr 07, 2021
Is One Enough? Employee Asks U.S. Supreme Court if Single Utterance of Racial Slur Creates Hostile Work Environment https://t.co/RNcJt8bxfp
Apr 07, 2021
Default PAGA Penalties Not Recoverable Against Public Entity Employers https://t.co/WIOyoMS2LY
Apr 07, 2021
DFEH Gives Greenlight To Mandatory Vaccinations In The Workplace https://t.co/V3mxJTD4co
Apr 07, 2021
Independent Contractors Denied Class Action Status Under the Dynamex ABC Test https://t.co/qlYblIyjZ4
Apr 07, 2021
California Expands Mandate for COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave Retroactive to January 1, 2021 https://t.co/SCvJz0Cpm3
Dec 08, 2020
New California Employment Laws for 2021 https://t.co/SeZUdQvz5q
Nov 04, 2020
California's Governor Signs Several Bills Causing Bold Changes to Employee Leaves https://t.co/FcF55JntOr
Nov 04, 2020
AB 2257 Enacts Significant Changes to AB 5 on Classification of Workers as Independent Contractors https://t.co/zTppMHJUUB

Contact


San Francisco Office
4 Embarcadero Center
Suite 1400
San Francisco, CA 94111
tel   (415) 766-3539
fax   (415) 276-1738

Greater Los Angeles Office
5500 Bolsa Ave.
Suite 201 B
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
tel   (415) 766-3539
fax   (415) 276-1738

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