THE TOP CASES OF 2020
By Ramit Mizrahi, Andrew H. Friedman, and Anthony J. Oncidi
Ramit Mizrahi is the founder of Mizrahi Law, APC in Pasadena, where she represents employees exclusively. She is Chair of the Pasadena Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section and Past Chair of the CLA Labor and Employment Law Section. She can be reached at ramit@mizrahilaw. com. Andrew H. Friedman is a partner with Helmer Friedman LLP in Beverly Hills, where he primarily represents employees in all areas of employment law. Mr. Friedman is the author of a leading employment law practice guideâLitigating Employment Discrimination Cases (James Publishing, 2005-2020). He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Anthony J. Oncidi is a partner in and the Chair of the Labor and Employment Department of Proskauer Rose LLP in Los Angeles, where he exclusively represents employers and management in all areas of employment and labor law. His telephone number is (310) 284-5690 and his email address is email@example.com.
2020 has been a year like no other. Despite the pandemic, and civil trials grinding to a halt, the appellate courts have continued to hand down significant new decisions. It has been a mixed bag for both employers and employees.