The Kaufman Law Firm
The Kaufman Law Firm Represent the victims of Employment and Labor law through out the Westlake Village California. The firm has recovered over $50 million on behalf of wronged employees. Call at 818-990-1999 today.
The Kaufman Law Firm 818-990-1999
4195 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd, Suite 250 Westlake Village CA 91362
Westlake Village (818) 990-1999
Los Angeles (310) 981-3404
When does independent contractor mean underpaid employee? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Wage & Hour Law on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. The misclassification of employees is a growing problem all over the United States as companies choose to utilize the services of independent contractors in place of hiring employees. Sourcing out certain work can save a lot of money for companies …
Sexual harassment is not always physical On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Sexual Harassment on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Throughout California, many workers suffer unfair treatment from their colleagues or employers. This can take many forms and occur for many reasons, but often this mistreatment is rooted in some form of discrimination. A particularly common variety of this is …
Workers compensation in California explained On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Employee Rights on Monday, August 28, 2017. California first introduced workers compensation in 1913. Workers compensation is a no-fault insurance system, which means that no one tries to prove fault. By removing fault, employees and employers don’t spend money and energy fighting out legal battles and instead …
What can you recover with a wage claim? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Wage & Hour Law on Sunday, August 27, 2017. It can be hard to earn enough to live on in California, especially if you are on minimum wage. The last thing you need is for those wages to go unpaid, or for you not to receive the full sum …
Every employee deserves fair treatment On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Employee Rights on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Throughout the United States, countless employees suffer inconsistent, unfair and unpleasant treatment at work and California is sadly no exception. All too often, employers take advantage of their workers, knowing that they need the work and cannot risk losing their …
You should not be mistreated for your religion On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Workplace Discrimination on Monday, August 21, 2017. Religion is a very personal thing and in a diverse state like California, you are likely to meet people from a wide range of religious persuasions. Some are very open about their beliefs, while others practise their faith more privately. …
What are your rights after losing your job? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Employee Rights on Monday, August 21, 2017. In California, most employees know how it feels to be between jobs. No matter how diligent and hard working you may be, there can still be a time when you have left one position without having another one lined up. …
Are you eligible for paid family leave? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Employee Rights on Sunday, August 20, 2017. California was the first state to require that employees be given paid family leave. Paid family leave (or “PFL”) is available to any worker that requires extended time off to care for a newborn or sick family member. But, these …
Discrimination, retaliation and intimidation alleged at CFPB On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Workplace Discrimination on Friday, August 18, 2017. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has been accused of retaliation and workplace discrimination by an employee, and the accusations reveal a workplace that is fractured and hostile. According to the employee, who is a lawyer in the CFPB’s enforcement division, …
The steps to file for unemployment On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted in Employee Rights on Friday, August 18, 2017. Unemployment insurance is coverage provided to workers that lose their jobs. It isn’t available to everyone so you must apply for these payments. California provides several options to file for unemployment claims, including online, via mail and over the phone. …