Blog posts in Month: April 2018

  • 24-April-2018

    Attorney James DeSimone Interview With Dr. Drew Pinsky

    In April of 2018, Dr. Drew Pinsky, (known from his work as a host on Loveline, Celebrity Rehab and Teen Mom), interviewed V. James DeSimone, the attorney for Brandon Glenn’s family. The police shooting of Brandon Glenn, (an unarmed, homeless black man), happened in the city of Venice in 2015 and gained national media attention […]

  • 23-April-2018

    Pregnancy Job Discrimination – Laws, Rights & Remedies

    When a woman is pregnant or has recently given birth, she is entitled to the same civil rights as any other employee.  Failure by an employer to meet the federal and state laws created to protect pregnant employees is considered sex discrimination, a violation of civil rights, which is prohibited by Title VII of the […]

  • 6-April-2018

    Using California’s Civil Code to Prosecute Civil Rights Cases

    Using California Civil Code Section 52.1 in conjunction with California’s Labor Code and Other Statutes This article originally published in the Consumer Attorneys of California March/April 2018 Magazine. Download the PDF HERE. When Yowan Yang walked into my office, he was a defeated man. Yang’s coworker attacked him at work and the company he worked […]