New Case Alert: California Court Rules Manner of Paying Automotive Service Personnel Must Change

Carlsbad, California – April 9, 2013.  A California Appellate Court recently held that the manner in which automotive service and repair technicians are paid must change. For years, much of the automotive repair and service industry has relied on a consistent method of paying technicians – they pay for work actually performed.  To do this, the industry has […]

New 2013 FMLA Workplace Poster and Certification Forms Issued

Carlsbad, California – March 12, 2013.  In early March 2013, the Department of Labor released a new FMLA poster which every employer must display.  The poster includes new rules related to military family leave and flight crew eligibility, among others.  To obtain a copy of the new 2013 FMLA poster, follow the link provided below: […]

New 2013 I-9 Employment Eligibility Form Released

Carlsbad, California – March 12, 2013.   California employers are required to verify the identity and employment authorization of new employees.  To do this, employers use an Employment Eligibility Verification (Form I-9).  Recently, the Department of Homeland Security issued a revised Form I-9. You can download a copy of the revised Form I-9 for your business through the […]