June 16, 2017
Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo (AALRR) Partner Thomas Lenz appeared on KALW-FM San Francisco’s “Your Legal Rights” radio show on June 14th to discuss a number of “Hot Topics” related to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). Hosted by Chuck Finney, a deputy district attorney in San Mateo, “Your Legal Rights” is broadcast statewide on public radio and available to download as a free podcast on iTunes and other subscription services.
Lenz, who serves on the Executive Committee of the Labor and Employment Section for the State Bar of California, began his career as an attorney for the NLRB in Los Angeles before he went into practice with AALRR. With over three decades of experience, Lenz has handled a vast array of complex labor and employment matters and is an expert in his field. The Labor Relations Institute, Inc., a leading industry information source, named Lenz one of the Top One Hundred Labor Attorneys in the United States.
Lenz was joined in this episode of “Your Legal Rights” by Jill Coffman, Regional Director of the NLRB Region 20 in San Francisco, and Bruce Harland, an attorney who represents labor unions. Topics covered include the issue of misclassification of independent contractors, particularly as it pertains to companies like Uber, and the nationwide “Fight for 15” movement concerning minimum wage law.
To listen to this episode of “Your Legal Rights” online, click here.