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Like Steve Jobs, Unavailable Witnesses Can Still “Appear” at Trial

451334569In the trial of an antitrust case against Apple, Steve Jobs will come back to life as a key witness—if only in the form of his videorecorded deposition.

Employment Law

Avoid Apple’s Legal Headaches Over Final Paychecks

465694967In the recently certified class action against Apple for wage and hour law violations, one of the plaintiffs’ allegations is that employees who quit or were dismissed weren’t given final paychecks in a timely manner as required by law. This is such an avoidable problem for employers! California has stringent requirements on the manner and time for payment of an employee’s final wages—all employers need to do is follow them.

Civil Litigation Legal Topics

The i’s Are Watching You

Just days after the Apple tracking scandal broke, two Apple customers have sued the technology giant over its recording of location data on iPhones and iPads. The complaint (.pdf)  filed in federal court in Florida alleges violations of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.