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Employment Law Overview

As an employer, it’s important to understand which employment laws apply to your company based on the number of employees you have. The chart below helps you understand your compliance requirements for many topics; others may apply also – such as additional laws for federal contractors (e.g., Drug Free Workplace Act). Other useful resources include: California Department of Industrial Relations Laws Enforced by EEOC Summary of the Major Laws of the Department…

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Employees vs. Independent Contractors: What You Need to Know as Your Business Grows

Presented by Lisa McCormack, Principal with Affogato HR Consulting LLC at the Coast Women in Business meeting on August 9, 2018 Agenda How Do We Work Today? Types of Workers Employee Benefits Compliance Q&A How Do We Work Today? Gig economy vs. employment laws from the 1930s Always available vs. worker protections Unlimited time off vs. California’s Labor Commissioner Types of Workers Who Does the Work? Employees Regular, temporary, part-time,…

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Business Entities

Entrepreneurs need to learn about the various types of business entities currently in existence so they can choose the one that’s right for their businesses. It can pose a tough dilemma. Following are the type of business entities to consider for your enterprise along with their benefits and disadvantages. Type of Entities Types of entities include (in alphabetical order): Corporation C Corp S Corp Limited Liability Company (LLC) Partnership General…