We Help You Avoid Wage And Hour Disputes
California labor statutes allow employees to file wage and hour claims for nonpayment of wages, overtime or vacation pay against their employer. If your employee lodges a wage claim against your business, you have to contend with the costs of an investigation, time spent facing administrative boards and uncertain impact on your business reputation.
Wage and hour claims are often made when an employer misclassifies an employee as an independent contractor. California employers could face significant fines up to $25,000 for willful misclassification of an employee as an independent contractor.
At The Costa Law Firm, our attorneys stay current with ever-changing state and federal labor laws. Compliance with employment regulations is critical to avoid loss of time and revenue for your business. Our knowledgeable lawyers understand that a dispute can negatively affect your workforce and reputation.
Drawing on our experience and extensive resources, our firm provides practical solutions and strategic advocacy designed to prevent misunderstandings that could lead to future litigation.
We Provide Cost-Effective Resources
At The Costa Law Firm, we collaborate with business owners prevent misunderstandings that could lead to time-consuming and costly liability disputes. Our lawyers provide services to set up pay structures, employee handbooks and training manuals. We can help ensure your company steers clear of legal pitfalls.
We also provide essential employment-related counsel on federal and state labor laws to help small businesses through corporations avoid company policies that could be unlawful.
Call Us For Solid, Reliable Strategies
Our attorneys have 25 years of experience providing legal representation in court, in mediation or arbitration and before administrative and regulatory boards. Our trial lawyers also skillfully handle litigation at the state, federal and appellate court level in Northern and Central California.
Our focus is to provide the highest quality of legal advocacy to meet or exceed your objectives. Representing employers in Gold River and across California, our attorneys provide trusted legal services to help employers prevent wage and hour claims. Call 916-400-2759 or 800-796-0397 or complete our online form to schedule a consultation.