Are you positive you know the specific difference between an employee, working ‘for’ you and a subcontractor working ‘with’ you? It’s an important distinction for ‘worker’s compensation’. Keeping it all in the family is the aim of one licensed contractor whose brother wants to take over the business… Q: My brother-in-law wants to give his … Continue reading Family Waivers & Employee or sub contractor?
Keeping an eye on CSLB policy and practice is part of my work. Sharing those developments with you, and commenting on important changes for contractors are other parts of my job. My work also takes me to meetings where discussion and decisions are made that may impact all contractors, like this one… The CSLB held … Continue reading CSLB Legal & License Opinions
I get excited knowing the questions and answers in this column can improve life for contractors. All most contractor’s want in competitive bidding is a level playing field. Unfortunately, some place bids knowing they are exposing their workers to danger on the job and that’s unfair to all… Contractor Update: Many months ago, I responded … Continue reading Worker Comp in CA & AZ Application