Jose Manzo specializes in economic analysis in the context of labor and employment issues. He is skilled at constructing and analyzing large, complex datasets. Mr. Manzo has extensive experience analyzing economics issues related to wage and hour matters, including meal and rest break violations, rounding, and regular rate calculations. In class action matters, Mr. Manzo frequently analyzes data from multiple sources to address class certification issues and develop damage estimate models to quantify claims.
- Associate Economist, Welch Consulting
Insights & News
- Published Article, 10.04.2021
Since the California Supreme Court issued its ruling in the Ferra v. Loews Hollywood Hotel, LCC matter, many articles have alerted California employers that the meal and rest premium payments for non-compliant meal and rest periods must be paid at the regular rate instead of the employee’s base hourly rate.
- Blog, 03.01.2022
We gathered our Labor and Employment experts together and asked them: What is the “Great Resignation,” and what does it mean for employers?
Excerpts of their wide-ranging conversation were lightly edited for clarity and reported here.