Review company pay practices for 2022

The new year brings new opportunities and hopes for relief from the nearly two-year pandemic. It’s also an opportune time for California employers to audit pay practices to ensure they meet state, federal and local wage and hour rules. For 2022, companies should pay...

Are your trade secrets protected?

If you have trade secrets, there could be a tremendous toll if that information gets out to the public.  Thus, you must be sure you protect your trade secrets. Do you have trade secrets to protect? The first step in protecting proprietary information is identifying it...

Will an open-door policy help employers?

As an employer, it is critical to manage any employee complaints. This means it is often better to address these concerns as soon as possible, so they do not fester and escalate into a lawsuit. But a common question that California employers share is how they should...