Law Office of Melissa C. Marsh

Request a Same Day Telephone Consultation!

Contact Us
Sherman Oaks, CA
Tel: 818-849-5206
Tel: 323-655-1002
E-mail: mmarsh411@gmail.com

Search:
Your Legal Corner Home About Us Testimonials Blog Links Map & Directions Contact Us
Request a Same Day Telephone Consultation!    Visa Mastercard American Express PayPal A A A

Your Legal Corner - Client Alert Blog - Archives for October 2012

 
 

New California Anti-Deficiency Protections For Refinanced Loans

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, October 2012
California has enacted several anti-deficiency statutes to protect borrowers in real estate transactions. A “deficiency” is the liability of a borrower to the lender for the difference between the amount of the loan and the value of the real property. Existing California anti-deficiency laws protect a borrower on an original purchase-money loan (a loan acquired at the time the property was purchased [...]else400

Tags: anti-deficiency, loan, refinanced loan
Posted In: Real Estate Reporter 


California 2012 to 2013 Employment Law Update

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, October 2012
Below is a brief summary of the employment-related legislation that will become law on January 1, 2013:

  • Written Commission Agreement Required. Labor Code §2751 is amended to provide that except in limited circumstances, employers must provide their employees who receive any part of their compensation via a commission with a written employment contract that specifies numerous items. For more information, see Written Employment Contracts Required For California Employees Paid Commissions [...]endli 3a-0ul

Tags:
Posted In: Employment Law News 


Unemployment Insurance Benefits May Be Denied if an Employee is Terminated for Refusing to Sign a Discipline Warning

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, October 2012
Update: In September of 2012, The California Supreme Court granted review of the Court of Appeals' Decision in Paratransit, Inc. v. Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board, 206 Cal.App.4th 1319 (2012) so this case is presently not citable. [...]endtag

Tags: unemployment, unemployment insurance
Posted In: Employment Law News 


Amount Not Subject to a Wage Garnishment Increased

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, October 2012
Beginning July 1, 2013, AB 1775 amends California Code of Civil Procedure sections 706.011 and 706.050 to increase the amount of wages protected from garnishment from 30-times the federal minimum wage to 40-times the California minimum wage ($320 per week– 40 x $8.00, the California minimum wage). Wages exceeding $320 per week may be garnished up to a limit of 25% of the debtor's "disposable [...]else400

Tags: wage garnishment
Posted In: Employment Law News 


Overtime Compensation Agreements Are Void

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, October 2012
California Labor Code §510 generally requires the payment of overtime to nonexempt employees for hours worked over 8 hours in a day, 40 hours in a workweek, and all hours on the seventh consecutive day of work. Calculating the overtime owed is relatively simple for nonexempt employees paid an hourly wage (1/40th of the employee's weekly salary); but not so easily computed for nonexempt employees [...]else400

Tags:
Posted In: Employment Law News 


Older Posts >>
 
 
 
 

Blog Categories:

Business Law Bulletin
Corporate Client Bulletin
Employment Law News
IP Bulletin
Real Estate Reporter
Tax Update


Search YLC Blog:


Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on LinkedIn


Subscribe to Updates:

Interested in receiving this blog? You may add this blog to your feeds by clicking here or to subscribe by email


Recent Updates:


Archives:

March 2016
December 2015
June 2014
February 2014
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
November 2012
October 2012
July 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
January 2012
November 2011
July 2011
February 2011
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
April 2010
February 2010
January 2010
November 2009
June 2009
May 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
October 2008
June 2008
December 2005
 
 

If you would like to inquire about my services, please call 818-849-5206.
If you have additional questions or need specific legal advice tailored to your specific needs, please schedule a low cost Telephone Consultation.


Disclaimer: The information presented on this web site was prepared by Melissa C. Marsh for general informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. The information provided in my articles and alerts should not be relied upon, or used as a substitute for professional legal advice from an attorney you retain to advise or represent you. Your use of this Internet site does not create an attorney- client relationship. Transmission of this article is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. All uses of the contents of this site, other than personal uses, are prohibited. You may print or email a copy of any information posted on this web site for your own personal, non-commercial, use, but you may not publish any of the articles or posts on this web site without the Express Written Permission of Melissa C. Marsh.


Home | Request a Consultation | Practice Areas | Articles | Client Alerts | Testimonials | Directions | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Site Map
Copyright© 1998 - 2017, Melissa C. Marsh. All Rights Reserved.
Website Design By DK Web Design

Located in Los Angeles, California, the Law Office of Melissa C. Marsh handles business law and corporation law matters as a lawyer for clients throughout Los Angeles including Burbank, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Valley Village, North Hollywood, Woodland Hills, Hollywood, West LA as well as Riverside County, San Fernando, Ventura County, and Santa Clarita. Attorney Melissa C. Marsh has considerable experience handling business matters both nationally and internationally. We routinely assist our clients with incorporation, forming a California corporation, forming a California llc, partnership, annual minutes, shareholder meetings, director meetings, getting a taxpayer ID number (EIN), buying a business, selling a business, commercial lease review, employee disputes, independent contractors, construction, and personal matters such as preparing a will, living trust, power of attorney, health care directive, and more.