Carol Gillam Speaks at National Conference in Atlanta

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Carol Gillam spoke at the Annual Conference of the National Employment Lawyers Association held in Atlanta, GA. Her topic was "Feedback Blowback: How We Use or Abuse the Feedback Loop.”

Using the latest findings in psychology and other fields, Carol demonstrated ways to coach clients and teach lawyers themselves how to receive feedback in a positive way.

Carol Gillam Named to 2016 Best Lawyers in America List

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Celebrating inclusion on the Best Lawyers list for the second year in a row, Carol Gillam has been included among the 2016 Best Lawyers of America list, an esteemed list celebrating only the top 3% of the Bar.

Carol was selected for inclusion in the practice area of Employment Law - Individuals, acknowledging the excellence Carol demonstrates in her practice of law and as a top employment attorney.

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CAROL GILLAM NAMED TOP EMPLOYMENT LAWYER FOR 5th STRAIGHT YEAR

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The Daily Journal, the official legal newspaper of California, has named Carol Gillam to its coveted 2015 list of the Top 75 Labor and Employment Lawyers in California. The list includes public officials and private attorneys alike. This marks the 5th straight year that Carol has made the list. Selection does not depend on a body of work, but on important results achieved in the preceding year. A reception honoring those named is being held at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills June 2, 2015. 

 

Carol Gillam Presents on Class Actions at National Conference

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Carol spoke at the American Bar Association Annual Labor and Employment Law Conference on the hot topic issue of the validity of class action waivers in employment and consumer arbitration agreements. The seminar was held November 8th, 2014 at the J.W. Marriott in downtown Los Angeles.

Firm Wins Class Action Challenge in Published Opinion of the Court of Appeal

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limosine carol gillamCarol Gillam won reversal of a trial court's denial of their class certification motion. The published opinion issued August 14, 2014. The California Court of Appeal struck down defense attempts to defeat a class of limousine drivers employed by Ready to Roll, Inc. The employer secretly got drivers to sign releases and arbitration agreements. The appellate court ruled that the due process rights of the drivers were violated by the employer's and the trial court's actions. Since the court ruled, numerous legal treatises have cited the case for important legal propositions. A national law publication, Law360, described the case:

Limo Drivers Get Another Shot At Cert. In OT Suit

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Law360, Los Angeles (August 15, 2014, 3:52 PM ET) -- A California appeals court on Thursday gave limousine drivers in a proposed overtime class action against Ready To Roll Transportation Inc. another chance at certification, ruling that a trial judge improperly considered sandbagged arbitration agreements in deciding the class was too small.

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