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Your Legal Corner - Client Alert Blog - Archives for September 2013


New CA Law Limits Attorneys Fees to Employers in Wage Claims.

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, September 2013
Beginning January 1, 2014, a California employer's ability to recover attorney’s fees and costs in wage claims is further restricted. Effective January 1, 2014, Labor Code §218.5 will only permit an employer to recover attorney's fees and costs if the employer can prove that the employee brought the action in "bad faith." "Bad faith” is not defined by the statute, but typically a showing of "bad [...]else400

Posted In: Employment Law News 

New California Minimum Wage Effective January 1, 2014

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, September 2013
California Governor Jerry Brown on September 25, 2013, signed a bill into law that amends Labor Code §1182.12 and increases the state’s hourly minimum wage for all industries from $8.00 (presently) to at least $9.00 per hour effective January 1, 2014 and to at least $10.00 an hour by January 1, 2016. California employers should review their commissioned and salaried exempt pay [...]else400

Tags: minimum wage, overtime pay
Posted In: Employment Law News 

10/1/2013 - New Marketplace Health Notice Required by ALL Employers

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, September 2013
Effective October 1, 2013, ALL employers are required to provide their employees with a "Marketplace Notice" setting forth how they might qualify for a premium tax credit/subsidy in the Exchanges and if health insurance is provided by the employer, the impact said employer coverage could potentially have on the employee’s eligibility for a subsidy. For a copy of the Model Notice put out by the U.S. [...]else400

Posted In: Employment Law News 


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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.