What is a Wage Claim?

What is a Wage Claim?

What is a Wage Claim? What should you do if you believe you have one? When an employer doesn’t pay workers according to the law, it’s called “wage theft”. There are a number of state and federal laws and regulations employers must follow in order to ensure their employees are treated and paid fairly. These…Continue Reading

California Minimum Wage Law Series – Part I

California Minimum Wage Law Series – Part I

California Minimum Wage Law Series – Part I One of California’s newest and most widely debated new employment and labor laws is the new mandatory minimum wage law.  Governor Brown signed SB-3 into law on April 4, 2016, requiring California to raise its mandatory minimum wage to $15 per hour by the end of 2022.…Continue Reading

The 411 on Worker’s Compensation Insurance

The 411 on Worker’s Compensation Insurance

The 411 on Worker’s Compensation Insurance Let’s get down to the basics The term “worker’s compensation insurance” or “worker’s comp” is pretty familiar to most people in the workforce. We all know it has something to do with on-the-job injuries and compensation. But, most employees probably don’t think much about it until they’re in a…Continue Reading

Worker’s Compensation and the Independent Medical Review Program

Worker’s Compensation and the Independent Medical Review Program

Worker’s Compensation and the Independent Medical Review Program Is it helping injured worker’s or not? When you get injured on the job, you assume your California worker’s compensation will help pay for your medical care. Unfortunately, it’s not necessarily that case. After you experience an on-the-job injury, you initially apply for treatment through a “utilization…Continue Reading

Premises Liability and Personal Injury

Premises Liability and Personal Injury

Premises Liability and Personal Injury What happens when you are injured on someone else’s property? Did you know that more than one million people in the United States visit the emergency room each year because of falls? While some injuries are minor, others are much more serious! In severe cases, spinal cord injuries, concussions, and…Continue Reading

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