Monthly Archives: February 2017

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Top 5 Wage and Hour Risks for California Employers

By | February 28th, 2017|Employment Law|

The new federal overtime rules, the misclassification of employees, and recordkeeping are among the top five wage and hour risks employers in California face, according to California attorney Marc Jacuzzi of the law firm Simpson, Garrity, Innes & Jacuzzi, PC. Overtime Risks In a recent session at BLR’s California Employment Law Update (CELU) in Costa [...]

The Number One Reason Contractors Get Sued

By | February 13th, 2017|Construction Law|

You work hard, get a bid to be accepted as a contractor, do a good job building and still get sued. You ask yourself why. Read on to find out: Number one reason contractors get sued: Payment Disputes: This could be in the context of commercial or residential projects; public or private contracts. Typical scenario: [...]

Differences Between Corporations and Limited Liability Companies in Structure and Management

By | February 6th, 2017|Business Law|

So you want to start a new business and your accountant tells you to have an attorney form an LLC or Corporation. If there is no tax difference between the two, how do you know which one is better for your business? Your attorney will probably guide you on which one provides better liability protection. [...]