Tag Archives: employer

Employee Issues are Legal Issues: Why Businesses Can’t Afford to Gamble on Non-Lawyer Services

Running a small business requires mastering a delicate balancing act—managing costs, optimizing time, and overcoming operational challenges are just a few of the daily hurdles. Yet, amidst these demands, when legal issues rear their head, the temptation to cut corners by turning to non-legal sources like googling online articles or generalized advice can be strong.While […]

Risk-Proof Your Internship Hiring: Harness Internship Power, Dodge Lawsuits!

Launching an internship program presents a fantastic chance for your company to harness the skills and creativity of talented individuals. But, it’s important to remember that along with this opportunity come some potential legal risks. These risks could snowball into a costly lawsuit if not managed with care. Whether you opt for paid or unpaid […]

 Navigating California’s New Workplace Violence Laws: What Employers Must Know SB 553

California has taken a significant step towards protecting employees by setting a new standard for workplace safety. This law (SB 553) will come into effect on July 1st, 2024, and will impose comprehensive workplace violence prevention requirements on almost all California employers. As the responsibility for maintaining a safe work environment lies with the employers, […]

California’s 2024 Labor Law Changes Demand Your Immediate Attention – Here’s Why!

We are dedicated to protecting your interests and helping you avoid employment lawsuits, we serve as your trusted advisors in Human Resources law, understanding the challenges you face in navigating the constantly changing legal landscape. That’s why we’re here to provide you with the knowledge and expertise you need to stay ahead of the curve. […]

5 Reasons to Update your Employee Handbook Now

While it may be easy to overlook your employee handbook amidst the daily hustle and bustle, keeping it updated is crucial for maintaining a harmonious and safe work environment that protects you from employee lawsuits. Here’s 5 reasons why you shouldn’t delay updating your handbook any longer: 1. Legal Compliance CA laws and regulations are […]

4 Crucial Skills for Handling Employee Issues so you don’t Get Sued

The reality is that most small business owners don’t have the luxury of hiring a seasoned, skilled, Human Resources professional who has experience handling the toughest employee issues. The reality is, that most of the time the owner himself/herself are the ones directly managing employee issues along with the very long list of other important […]

10 Things to Consider Before You Hire an Employee or Independent Contractor in California

If you are a business owner in California, you may be wondering whether to hire employees or independent contractors. This is a difficult decision, and there are many things to consider before making a decision. In this blog post, we will discuss 10 of the most important factors to consider when making this decision. Business […]

New Laws, New Priorities for California Small Business Owners in 2022

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Every year California releases new, updated, and expanded laws that Business Owners must know about and (more importantly) know how to comply with! Simply knowing the laws doesn’t really matter, and we know this from our own daily life. For instance, we all know that the law says you cannot “jay walk”. But, if you […]

4 Crucial Tips to Handling a Workplace Complaint and Investigation in California

Simply doing nothing in response to employee complaints is never the option to take because you are not fulfilling your business owner duty, and because it will get worse not better.

3 Tips for Ending Your Business Year Strong

Tis the season to be jolly! Unless, of course, you’re a business owner with a laundry list of tasks and projects you’ve either put off or not had time to tackle and you’re unsure where to even begin! Now is a good time to buckle up and buckle down. Here are three tips on what […]