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California Workers’ Rights: A Manual of Job Rights, Protections and Remedies

California Workers’ Rights: A Manual of Job Rights, Protections and Remedies

Fifth edition to be released October 2016!

The Essential Guide for California Workers!

Fourth edition with a new 2013 update by David A. Rosenfeld, Miles E. Locker, and Nina G. Fendel.

A basic overview of the legal protections for workers under California and federal law, written in understandable language, designed for use by workers and those who represent them. The California Workers’ Rights: 2013 Update covers significant changes to the laws governing wage theft, Workers’ Compensation, family leave, disability rights, and more, as well as major cases governing important rights like meal and rest breaks. The 2013 Update also includes new sections on the Affordable Care Act, immigration, and social media.


» Detailed table of contents PDF
» Excerpt from chapter 3 (Investigations and Police Records) PDF
» Excerpt from chapter 4 (Wages and Hours) PDF
» Excerpt from 2013 UPDATE section on social media PDF

“One of the most useful books California workers will ever encounter… Union stewards, advocates, leaders and working people will find the answers to hundreds of burning questions. California Workers’ Rights always reminds me of how hard we fought for these rights, and why we must continue to defend them.”

-Art Pulaski, Executive Secretary-Treasurer California Labor Federation, AFL-CIO

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$37.50/each for orders of 10 to 49
$32.50/each for orders of 50 to 99
$31.00/each for orders of 100 or more


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(does not include a copy of the fourth edition of the California Workers’ Rights publication)
$12.50/each for orders of 1 to 49
$10.00/each for orders of 50 or more
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