Cheerleaders in California are Now Considered Employees

Friday, September 11, 2015 | Published by

In response to a major class action lawsuit in the case Lacy T. et al. v. the Oakland Raiders, California has become the first state in the country to recognize cheerleaders as “employees”. Background The plaintiffs in Lacy T. et al. accused the NFL franchise of wage-violations and other unfair employment practices. Under their contracts, […]

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