Katherine Forster Addresses California Fair Pay Act

Munger, Tolles & Olson attorney Katherine M. Forster joined Senator Hannah Beth Jackson in a webinar about Senate Bill 358, known as the California Fair Pay Act, on Feb. 26, 2016.

Ms. Forster and Senator Jackson, the author of the bill, discussed the story of the bill’s passage and outlined how the law affects businesses, women and the state. They also addressed considerations employers must take into account in response to the bill. The webinar was hosted by the National Association of Women Business Owners – Los Angeles (NAWBO-LA).

Ms. Forster is a litigator whose practice encompasses class and representative actions; wage/hour and compensation disputes; trade secrets; wrongful termination, discrimination and harassment litigation; and appellate matters. She also advises employers on compliance with state and federal labor laws.