by Jim Martin
On Thursday March 9, SCORE will offer a workshop entitled Protect Your Business: Understand Employment Law. The chief presenter will be Carmella Woll, a leading employment law attorney. The workshop will give attendees an overview of the legal issues involved in hiring and managing employees. Learn about employment law issues as hiring; termination; independent contractors vs. employees; and exempt vs. hourly classifications. Understand the employment laws that apply to your business and the 10 worst mistakes to avoid as an employer. Paychex, a SCORE National Partner, will also present alternatives to directly hiring employees. For registration information, go to https://santacruzcounty.score.org/localworkshops or call 831-621-3755.