On April 30, 2018, the California Supreme Court dramatically changed the legal landscape for California’s gig economy, which will have far-reaching consequences for California companies reliant on independent contractors.
Todd Boyer is a partner in Baker Mckenzie's Palo Alto office. Mr. Boyer is a partner in Baker McKenzie's Employment & Compensation Practice Group. He supports established high-technology companies and start-ups, retailers, and manufacturers in litigation, arbitration and mediation. He also advises employers to ensure compliance with federal and state labor regulations; including compliance with employee leave and wage and hour laws, and reductions in force under both US Federal and State WARN Acts. Mr. Todd also serves as a reservist in the US Air Force and currently holds the rank of lieutenant colonel. He serves as the Deputy Staff Judge Advocate for 4th Air Force, serving 16,000 Air Force personnel in both the United States and the Asia Pacific.