Employment & Business Attorneys Campbell CA

Caring for an Elderly Relative at Home Can Cost More than You Think

There are more and more people living well into their 80’s and 90’s. Therefore more people are or will be taking care of elderly parents, including ensuring that they receive proper care and attention at all times. Given a choice, most elderly relatives prefer to remain in their homes instead of moving to an assisted . . . → Read More: Watch out for Caregiver Overtime Claims

Exercise Caution when Hiring

Many businesses hire workers as “independent contractors,” rather than as “employees.” Doing so may help a business avoid time, expense and legal obligations. The person hired may also prefer such an arrangement. The problem is that the label “independent contractor” is not always recognized in law–even where the parties have a written agreement to that . . . → Read More: Exercise Caution when Hiring “Independent Contractors.”