Monthly Archives: May 2017

Test Your Knowledge May 31, 2017

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        QUESTIONS

  1. There are _________ California Wage Orders.
  2. True or False: An employer can require an employee who is paid on a piece rate basis to redo work without paying the employee additional piece rate pay provided the employer pays the employee at least the applicable minimum wage for each hour worked in the payroll period.
  3. Identify the standard tax deductions that must be taken from employee paychecks.

ANSWERS

  1. 17
  2. True
  3. Federal income tax; State income tax; Social Security tax (FICA); Medicare tax; State Disability tax (SDI); Paid Family Leave tax (PFL)

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Test Your Knowledge May 25, 2017

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        QUESTIONS

  1. True or False:  If an employee arrives to work late, his/her employer cannot deduct any more than the amount of wages that would have been earned during the time actually lost from the employee’s pay, but if the amount of time lost is less than 30 minutes, wages for half an hour can be deducted.
  2. True or False:  The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) accepts complaints from individuals who believe an employer has not complied with mandatory harassment prevention training requirements.
  3. True or False:  An employer can make a deduction from an employee’s final paycheck to make up for an overpayment of wages provided in the employee’s prior paycheck(s) without risk of penalty.

ANSWERS

    1. True
    2. True
    3. False

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When Workers Have Caregiver Responsibilities, Too

May 18

Luncheon and Presentation – 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Check-In and Networking – 11:30 a.m. to Noon)

Presented by California Care Planning Council

Where: San Diego-Poway Hampton Inn and Suites – (corner of Scripps Poway Parkway and Stowe Dr. at 14068 Stowe Drive, Poway)

Cost (includes lunch): $55/person. LMRC Ambassadors receive a $10 discount off of this price! If you are not a current LMRC Program Ambassador and would like information on becoming an Ambassador to save on registration costs, please contact Jillian Bruni, MBA, at jillian@lmrcenter.com or (858) 753-1775.

Receive Required SHRM and HRCI Credits! Educational programs are co-sponsored by the Law and Management Resource Center. And, because the Law and Management Resource Center is recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as a Recertification Provider for Professional Development Credits (PDCs), attendance at our educational programs in which they co-sponsor, will enable individuals to earn (PDCs) to maintain HR credentials, including SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP, and HRCI, in a convenient location.

Please feel free to pass this invitation along to others who may be interested in attending!

Register: To register and pay with check, complete the form on our Upcoming Events Page and send check to Poway Business Park Association: P.O. Box 501855, San Diego, CA 92150. To register and pay with credit card, complete the form on our Upcoming Events Page and click here to Pay With Credit Card. Your registration will not be complete until payment is received.

This program is co-sponsored by the Law and Management Resource Center and the Hampton Inn & Suites.

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The Law and Management Resource Center is recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as a preferred Recertification Provider for Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM and SHRM-SCPSM credentials. All of our programs are preapproved for credit.

Earn required SHRM and HRCI (HR Certification Institute) credits and maintain your SHRM and HRCI credentials by attending our programs! For more information about our upcoming programs and to register, check out our Upcoming Events Page.

Spring Cleaning Discount on Employee Handbooks!

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So… maybe you planned to update your Employee Handbook to get it legally compliant back in January… in February… March… and in April.

Yes, it’s May. Want some help?

It costs only $750 for our attorneys to get the job done for you – if you contract for services this week!

If you have an employee handbook… our attorneys can review your handbook and revise it to reflect current legal requirements – making sure required policies are included. If you don’t have an employee handbook… our attorneys can draft a handbook for you.

Contact us at (858) 753-1775 or write to us at jillian@lmrcenter.com – let us help!

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