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New Law Expands California’s Paid Family Leave and State Disability Insurance by Kelly O. Scott

Posted by admin on August 18th, 2016

Approximately 15 years ago California became the first state to provide paid time off to workers to care for a new child or ailing family member.  The law, which is funded by required worker contributions, provides for up to 6 weeks of wage replacement in connection with certain qualifying events, which events include the temporary […]

When is a tip not a tip? by Kelly O. Scott

Posted by admin on August 2nd, 2016

When it’s a service charge.  Revenue Ruling 2012-34 was issued by the Internal Revenue Service to provide guidance to employers and employees on the difference between tips and service charges as well as on certain reporting requirements.  The ruling states, among other things, that service charges paid to employees are taxable as regular wages and not […]

The Age of The Data Breach: The Top 5 Best Practices by Patrick Fraioli

Posted by admin on July 28th, 2016

What will you do? We live in The Information Age. Increasingly, business success depends on the ability to obtain, maintain and intelligently utilize increasing amounts of digital information. Unfortunately, it is also The Age of the Data Breach. The total average cost of data breaches paid by organizations was $6.5 million.[1] Losses result from not […]

D’oh! Employment Law According to Homer Simpson by Kelly O. Scott

Posted by admin on July 19th, 2016

We have all lived in a highly regulated, pro-employee environment for years.  Moreover, there is no hiding it; employers are bombarded by news about the hazards of having employees which illustrate the various pitfalls, often in painful detail.  Yet, I continue to hear from employers desperate to terminate a problem employee, an employee who has […]

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