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Rise Law Firm’s attorneys have handled some of the most high-profile cases in the state of California and nationally over the past five years. Their cases have been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, on NBC and CBS, as well as in local and national trade publications including the Hollywood Reporter, Ad Age, Law360 and Variety. Rise Law Firm’s attorneys are particularly well known for representing cases on behalf of and against C-level executives, high-profile celebrities, government officials and other public figures. However, the Firm also represents individuals in all walks of life, ranging from minimum wage laborers to high-wage professionals to independent contractors. Details on some of Rise Law Firm attorneys press coverage is found below.

Pregnancy Disability Leave (PDL) Law in California

Posted on December 21, 2020 in
California has several laws that touch on maternity leave, including pregnancy discrimination and pregnancy disability leave (PDL). This law requires nearly all employers to provide employees with job-protected leave for a pregnancy-related disability that is confirmed by a health professional.  What is Pregnancy Disability Leave?  PDL provides up to four months of job-protected time...
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When Can You Sue an Employer for Wrongful Termination?

Posted on November 19, 2020 in
Wrongful termination laws exist at both the state and federal level, in order to protect employees from being unjustly fired. California is what is known as an at-will employment state. The concept being that employers may terminate employment and employees may quit their positions for virtually any reason at any time. Nonetheless, employees do...
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Were You Wrongfully Terminated Because of Covid-19?

Posted on November 18, 2020 in
If you were abruptly laid off due to the Covid-19 crisis, you may suspect that your employer did so in an unlawful manner. California is an at-will employment state; however, that doesn’t mean an employer can fire you for any reason. Learn your rights and discuss your situation with an employment law attorney. Our...
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Rise Lawyers Defeat Motion to Dismiss in High-Profile Lawsuit On Behalf of Former COO Against HACLA

Posted on July 26, 2018 in
Original Link * LOS ANGELES — Rise Law Firm’s case on behalf of Ken Simmons, the former Chief Operating Officer of the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA), was featured in an article in MyNewsLA today. The article, entitled “Judge Denies Motion to Dismiss Part of HACLA Suit” was published on...
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$1,350,000 Class Action Settlement Featured in Leading California Legal Publication

Posted on December 30, 2016 in
Original Link * LOS ANGELES – Rise Law Firm attorney Eliot Rushovich’s $1,350,000 settlement on behalf of a group of approximately 1,475 California factory workers at Pentair Water Pool & Spa, Inc. was featured in the California Daily Journal Newspaper's weekly Verdicts and Settlements this past Friday, December 30, 2016. Mr. Rushovich was a...
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