Articles Written by Patrick Kitchin

Commission Wages Due After Termination of Employment

"He who shakes the tree is the one to gather the fruit." E. A. Strout W. Realty Agency, Inc. v Lewis (1967) 255 CA2d 254 Written by Patrick R. Kitchin California law requires employers to pay sales commissions to employees in accordance with their commission...

Small Company? Big Risks!

Over the years, Kitchin Legal has helped numerous small to mid-sized companies, including restaurants, general contractors, janitorial companies and healthcare providers, to understand and follow the complex laws governing the employment of workers in California. We...

Court Approves Settlement Against BMW DriveNow

The San Francisco Superior Court today approved a $200,000 Private Attorneys' General Act settlement against BMW DriveNow prosecuted by Kitchin Legal.  The settlement will result in the payment of substantial penalties to the state of California and to a group of 29...