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Construction Law – Classifying Employees as Owners

In an effort to reduce employee-related costs (e.g., payroll taxes, unemployment insurance and workers’ compensation), some companies in the construction industry have devised a new classification of worker as an alternative to employee and independent contractor. The new “other than” employee classification: owner. While the notion of misclassifying workers as owners – who would receive …

March 2016 Attorney Spotlight: Laura M Trujillo

Laura Trujillo recently presented at a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminar provided by the National Business Institute. The presentation focused on the ethical dilemmas of estate planning attorneys. Part of the presentation focused on protecting the attorney-client privilege in the digital age, including the removal of meta data before disclosing electronic files to outside third …