After the California Second District Court of Appeal’s Oct. 8, 2019, decision in Gonzales v. San Gabriel Transit, Inc., brought as a garden variety wage and hour class action claiming various classifications of drivers who agreed to be and were treated as independent contractors were in fact employees, the California Supreme Court will have the final say on whether the ABC test in Dynamex Operations West v. Superior Court, 4 Cal.5th 903 (2018), generally not well-received by businesses, is a retroactive expression of existing law, or prospective only.

Click here to read the full GT Alert, “We May Not Have Until January to Sort Out AB5: Update on Dynamex Retroactivity.”