What are the child labor laws for the entertainment industry?
What are the child labor laws for the entertainment industry? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWage & Hour Law on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. California is known for being the film capital of the United States. As such, there is a special need for laws and regulations for the entertainment industry, specifically those pertaining to child labor. It is up to the state to …
Contract Employees And Termination
Contract Employees And Termination On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWrongful Termination on Thursday, March 23, 2017. Termination for any or no reason is often acceptable under the at-will doctrine for those who do not have a written or implied contract. However, when an employee in California has an employment agreement, the employer has less discretion in …
6 Facts To Know About Discrimination During Pregnancy
6 Facts To Know About Discrimination During Pregnancy On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Finding out you are pregnant is a joyous experience. You might be ready to start planning what you are going to do. Baby names, the nursery and your labor and delivery are all things you might think about. At some …
The Gig Economy Raises New Safety Challenges For Workers
The Gig Economy Raises New Safety Challenges For Workers On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployee Rights on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Between Uber, Lyft, Postmates and countless other apps, more workers are turning to the on-demand or “gig economy” for temporary or even semi-permanent employment. But, as workers and consumers embrace these technologies, new questions arise in regards to worker safety. …
Facts About Workers’ Compensation
Facts About Workers’ Compensation On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployee Rights on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Many people in Los Angeles assume that any time they sustain workplace injuries they are entitled to receive workers’ compensation. While that is the basic premises of the law, there are many rules, stipulations and circumstances that can affect a …
What Are California’s Child Labor Laws?
What Are California’s Child Labor Laws? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWage & Hour Law on Thursday, March 9, 2017. When it comes to child labor laws, one of the most difficult parts can be understanding what is required in your state. The California Department of Industrial Relations states that children under the age of 16 are required to attend …
How To Respond To Sexual Harassement In The Workplace
How To Respond To Sexual Harassement In The Workplace On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inSexual Harassment on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Your California workplace should be safe and free from hostility, but unfortunately, that may not always be the case. If you have experienced sexual harassment or misconduct, you may need help in order to correct the situation and to prevent …