Employment Issues

GRANTS OF RESTRICTED STOCK TO EMPLOYEES

More and more LLCs are electing to be S corporations, and, as such, can issue restricted stock to their employees under clear tax rules.  However, the new post under the link below raises questions about whether this is ever a good idea. http://www.taxlawforchb.com/2017/05/restricted-stock-employee-shareholders/

SUMMARY OF CALIFORNIA EMPLOYMENT LAW

Under the link below is an excellent brief summary of California employment law: http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=0060f328-d810-410d-8bee-121988385fe6&utm_source=Lexology+Daily+Newsfeed&utm_medium=HTML+email+-+Body+-+General+section&utm_campaign=Lexology+subscriber+daily+feed&utm_content=Lexology+Daily+Newsfeed+2017-04-06&utm_term=

MANAGER NEGLIGENCE

The link below is a post about a Seventh Circuit case about a supreme example of Home Depot management negligence in hiring and supervising a manager–who ended up murdering one of the Home Depot female employees who reported to him. When you teach LLC formation clients about how to avoid veil-piercing (which you should do […]

MASSACHUSETTS EMPLOYMENT LAW

For LLC lawyers who represent LLCs that are being formed or are operating in Massachusetts and that have employees, the post under the link below provides a brief but excellent summary of Massachusetts employment law. Here’s the link: http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=7b9a2fa2-d734-4d3c-abca-383ccd070a71&utm_source=Lexology+Daily+Newsfeed&utm_medium=HTML+email+-+Body+-+General+section&utm_campaign=Lexology+subscriber+daily+feed&utm_content=Lexology+Daily+Newsfeed+2017-04-06&utm_term=

EMPLOYMENT LAW CHECKLIST

The list of most common employment law violations under the link below concerns employment law in New Hampshire, my home state;  but I suspect the list would be pretty much the same in all other states, and it may be useful to clients of LLC lawyers in all states if these clients have employees. Here’s […]

IMMIGRANT EMPLOYEES

If any LLCs that you form or represent have immigrant employees, the information under the attached link may be critically important to these LLCs. Here’s the link:  http://www.employmentlawbusinessguide.com/2016/12/new-employment-eligibility-verification-form-i-9-released/?utm_source=McLane+Middleton+-+Employment+Law+Business+Guide&utm_campaign=bdb1de9ac2-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_cb3d2edd77-bdb1de9ac2-71829489

WHAT TRUMP’S ELECTION MEANS FOR EMPLOYERS

Since many readers of this blog are employers, they may find interest in the post under the following link concerning the impact of Trump’s election on employers: http://www.employmentlawbusinessguide.com/2016/11/what-can-employers-expect-from-a-trump-presidency/?utm_source=McLane+Middleton+-+Employment+Law+Business+Guide&utm_campaign=069bb81942-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_cb3d2edd77-069bb81942-71829489

ADVISING LLC CLIENTS ABOUT CHANGES IN EMPLOYMENT LAW

LLC lawyers sometimes find it appropriate to advise their clients about employment law developments. The post under the link below may assist them in advising their clients about a recent change in employment law by President Trump. The title of the post is: With Trump Rolling Back Transgender Rights, What Should Employers Know? Here the […]

EMPLOYMENT TAXES OF LLC MEMBERS

Employment taxes on their shares of LLC income are a key consideration for many LLC members.  Even LLC lawyers who know very little about taxes should have at least a basic understanding of about these taxes and either handle or get help in identifying and handling issues for LLC clients that involve employment taxes.  The […]

MEANING OF TRUMP’S ELECTION FOR EMPLOYEES WHO ARE IMMIGRANTS

Many of us have LLC clients whose LLCs have employees who are immigrants.  The following link addresses the meaning of Trump’s election for employees and employers in this situation: http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/election-results-what-does-it-mean-for-60198/