Class-related: Court of Appeal affirms wage law policies, power of trial court to direct order of proof

I briefly direct your attention to Pellegrino v. Robert Half International, Inc., in which the Court of Appeal (Fourth Appellate District, Division Three) affirmed a trial court judgment that invalidated a contractual agreement purporting to shorten statutes of limitation for wage & hour claims and decided an equitable defense of "administrative exemption" before the jury phase of the trial.