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Travis Gemoets

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Travis GemoetsTravis Gemoets is an experienced trial lawyer representing management in all facets of labor and employment law, including wage/hour class actions, claims of discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, trade secrets and unfair competition, union/management relations and workplace violence. As a member of JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group®, he negotiates union contracts and resolves labor disputes throughout the country, defends class action claims, develops strategies for the mass onboarding and separation of employees, and recommends proactive changes to employers’ policies and practices in order to minimize potential liability risks. Contact Travis at 310.785.5387 or [email protected]
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California hotel workers laid off due to COVID-19 get rehire rights

As coronavirus cases drop and economic activity starts to return to normal, the hospitality industry will soon be able to begin replacing workers who were laid off due to the pandemic. Some cities in California, and now the entire state, have enacted requirements for how hotels and other businesses can fill open positions; my partner, Travis Gemoets, has summarized the new law below.
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