WORKPLACE LAW - Hoodwinked Hirer

Question: I just learned that one of my employees is an illegal alien. Our human resources…


WORKPLACE LAW - Salinas Employer

Question: Last year our company holiday party was held at our office. We had tables with…


WORKPLACE LAW - Concerned Employer

Question: I manage a number of small retail outlet stores. At her request, I transferred one of…


WORKPLACE LAW - New on the Job

Question: I just got promoted to Director of Human Resources for a local business. I’d like to…


WORKPLACE LAW - Discrimination Complaint

Question: I am the owner of a private business, and just received a discrimination complaint…


WORKPLACE LAW - Less Anxiety Please

Question: I was recently transferred to a new department at my job. I like my co-workers, but I…


WORKPLACE LAW - Trying To Be a Nice Boss

Question: I run a small business and plan to close for most of Thanksgiving week so that my…


WORKPLACE LAW - Worried in Watsonville

Question: I am new at my job as a bookkeeper for a small company and some of the practices of my…


WORKPLACE LAW - Employer in Monterey

Question: Your recent article discussed the rules regarding vacation as a form of wages, and…


WORKPLACE LAW - Concerned Employer

Question: I am confused about my obligations to disabled employees. I recently read that under…


WORKPLACE LAW - Admitted Roller

Question: Two summers ago I had my first job, and it did not go well. My boss made fun of me…


WORKPLACE LAW - Safety is First Concern

Question: I am the new Human Resources Manager at an industrial company in the Valley. I am…