Recent News and Updates
Several Critchfield clients who recently formed limited liability companies (LLCs) have received letters asking them to purchase an overpriced Certificate of Good Standing. The Certificate of Good Standing is unnecessary in most cases and companies soliciting you to makes these purchases are running a scam.
Two of the most common and costly wage and hour mistakes an employer can make are: (1) misclassifying employees as independent contractors; and (2) misclassifying non-exempt employees as exempt. Kim Hall describes strategies to avoid these issues.
The U.S. Department of Transportation operates a program known as the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) to remedy ongoing discrimination and the continuing effects of past discrimination in federally-assisted highway, and other transit projects.
Many people satisfy their philanthropic goals through their estate plan, but this requires careful planning to ensure that your charitable intentions are accomplished.