Many people struggle with this dilemma daily. It could be as simple has having wine at a work lunch with colleagues or entertaining clients. A person would conclude that there is no harm in having one or two glasses to be social. But what are the company rules if any regarding the consumption of alcohol … Continue reading Should You Have That Drink During Work Hours?
Being terminated from your job is a hard enough to deal with, but what if the termination was illegal? Wrongful termination happens when an employee is discharged from employment for illegal reasons or if company policy was violated when the employee is terminated. If you feel as though you were a victim of a wrongful … Continue reading Was Your Termination Illegal?
Running and maintaining a business is a critical task. Although business owners attempt to do everything correctly with running their business, shortfalls may occur. One of the main tasks that business owners want to get correctly is the way that they classify their employees. There are a two ways that individuals can be classified. They … Continue reading Employers- Are You Accurately Classifying Your “Employees”
The decision to terminate an employee is almost never an easy one. Once the decision is made, there are steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of an employee filing a wrongful termination lawsuit against you. As the majority of states are “Employment at Will” states, that does not restrict a former employee … Continue reading Employers – Are You At Risk For A Wrongful Termination Lawsuit?
The revised I-9 form is mandatory for employers to start using beginning May 7, 2013. The I-9 form is used for verifying the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the United States. All U.S. employers must ensure proper completion of I-9 form for each individual they hire for employment in the … Continue reading May 7th Is A Few Days Away, Have You Begun Using the Revised I-9 Form?
How Much Will A Bad Hire Cost You? It can be hard to find the perfect match for your office. You can spend countless time and money searching for that perfect person. Once you think you’ve found them, you review the resume, check their references and bring them in for an interview. You are so … Continue reading How Much Will A Bad Hire Cost You?